Staff

Stosh Cotler

Chief Executive Officer

Stosh Cotler is the Chief Executive Officer of Bend the Arc. Ms. Cotler has twenty years of leadership experience as an educator, trainer, and organizer within social and economic justice movements. In her years of leadership at Bend the Arc, Ms. Cotler has personally overseen some of the organization’s most successful national growth strategies, including strategic mergers and affiliations.

Elliot Friedman

Director, Bend the Arc Jewish Action PAC

As Director of Bend the Arc Jewish Action PAC, Elliot identifies federally elected officials and candidates who are in the best position to champion Bend the Arc Jewish Action’s legislative agenda and maximizes Bend the Arc Jewish Action PAC’s resources to support those candidates.

Arielle Gingold

Deputy Director, Bend the Arc Jewish Action

Arielle represents the organization on Capitol Hill, to the Administration and in diverse coalitions on issues ranging from voting rights to immigration reform to promoting LGBT equality.

Rabbi Jason Kimelman-Block

Rabbi Jason Kimelman-Block

Director, Bend the Arc Jewish Action

Rabbi Jason Kimelman-Block is the Director of Bend the Arc Jewish Action, where he works to bring the voices of progressive American Jews into the halls of power in Washington, DC.