Harlan Harrison is a long time member of Conregation Beth Israel. As a child, he and his parents belonged to Ohad Shalom, where he was Bar Mitzvahed in 1950.
Harlan is a member of the Board of Trustees. He has served as Vice President and recently was a member of the Rabbi Search Committee. He currently is chairman of the Endowment Committee and treasurer.
Harlan is a past president of the Schenectady JCC, and currently is a member of it’s Board of Trustees. He is also a member of the Jewish Federation Endowment Fund and is chair of its insurance and other non cash gifts committee.
Harlan and his wife Helen have 2 sons and 6 grandchildren.