Scarsdale’s Miller to ‘oversee’ Hebrew Union College

miller.jpgScarsdale’s Marjorie L. Miller has been appointed chair of the Board of Overseers of Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion’s New York campus.

HUC-JIR is the primary seminary and academic center for Reform Judaism.

Miller is a former president of Westchester Reform Temple in Scarsdale and is an honorary trustee of Sarah Lawrence College in Yonkers. She has been a member of the Board of Overseers since 2003.

“Her devotion to the Jewish community, professional expertise in education and social work, and commitment to the Reform Movement will serve as a source of wisdom and guidance as together we advance the mission of our institution: preparing leaders for the Jewish people,” HUC-JIR President Rabbi David Ellenson said.