Meet the American Committee

The American Committee for the Weizmann Institute of Science (ACWIS) is a community of dedicated people who share a common vision with the Institute in support of science for the benefit of humanity. Where the Institute strives to innovate in the world of science, the American Committee strives to innovate in the world of philanthropy. Our newest breakthrough is the launch of Tomorrow Lab, an initiative that aims to better acquaint the world with the Institute and the many advancements that Weizmann scientists have achieved. 

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Learn about our history

Leadership Team

Ellen Merlo
Ellen Merlo

Chair

Dr. Jay A. Levy
Dr. Jay A. Levy

President

Marshall S. Levin
Marshall S. Levin

Executive Vice
President and CEO

See full list of board members 

 

Senior Staff

Bonnie Diamond

Senior Vice President,
Donor Relations and National Programs

Michael Neiditch

Vice President,
Leadership Giving

Mark A. Feldman

Senior Vice President,
Financial Resource Development

Stacy B. Sulman

Vice President,
Family Philanthropy & Legal Affairs, Center for Personalized Philanthropy

Ellen Hofstatter

Vice President,
Human Resources and Administration

Jeffrey J. Sussman

Vice President,
Marketing Communications & Public Affairs

Steven L. Meyers

Vice President,
Center for Personalized Philanthropy

Michele Willner

Chief Financial Officer & Senior Vice President


Regional Offices

Our coast-to-coast regional offices allow you to have personal involvement with your local American Committee, meet others in your community who support and are interested in the Weizmann Institute, and stay up to date with the Institute's science and scientists.

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The Weizmann Institute strives to innovate in the world of science. The American Committee strives to innovate in the world of philanthropy.

Get Involved

Join us in the pursuit of Science for the Benefit of Humanity by making a donation, attending an event, or sharing your wish for a better tomorrow.

See how you can get involved


Contact Us

American Committee for the Weizmann Institute of Science
633 Third Avenue
New York, NY 10017

800.242.2947
fax: 212.895.7999

info@acwis.org


ACWIS Job Recruitment

Click here for a list of our current career opportunities.