Our Staff

The Kosher Organics Global Staff

KOSHER ORGANICS COUNCIL:

The Kosher Organics Rabbinical Council specializes in strict Orthodox Certification, exclusively for 100% Natural and Organic Products, offering worldwide certification services.

Executive Director, Kashrus

hp_nf_3216_69494-jpgRabbi David Golowinski

Rabbi David Golowinski is the Executive Director, Kashrus, of the Rabbinical Council of Kosher Organics. A renowned Rabbi and authority in the field of Kosher supervision, he has many years of experience and has worked extensively in all aspects of kosher certification.

Rabbi Golowinski previously served  for twenty years as the Southeast representative of the “OK “ Organized Kashrus, and for ten years in the South Florida area on the Board of the Kashrus Council of the O.R.C.(Orthodox Rabbinical Council), with President Pinchas  A. Weberman.

Rabbi Golowinski was the Rabbi of Congregation Levi Yitzchok of the West Avenue Jewish Center, in Miami Beach, Florida for twelve years; and served as the Rabbi of the Shul of Kendale Lakes, Florida for five years.

Rabbi Golowinski is renowned for his principles, and desire to inspire the kosher industry to strive for ever higher standards.

Director of Development and Administration, Latin America

rabbibenchimolRabbi Iosef Benchimol

Rabbi Iosef Benchimol, Founder and Director of BEITJA, Miami, has for more than 30 years as the Head Rabbi, offered guidance and leadership to many communities in Latin America, and has extensive experience in extending trusted kashrut certification to Latin American enterprises.

Rabbi Benchimol studied at the Tomchei Tmimim Yeshiva in the city of Tzfat, in Israel, and was awarded his Rabbinic ordination by HaravTzvi Hersh HaCohen of Jerusalem. He is the Rabbi at Beit Rambam Congregation in Sunny Isles Beach, Florida.

Director of Development, U.S.A./ Israel

bb5a7aec-94de-4084-b4b2-7c38f8fe3ec1-jpgRabbi Yehuda Greenberg

Rabbi Yehuda Greenberg has 19 years of experience in the kashrus field including factory operations, food packaging, and restaurants and catering halls. In addition, he supervises Passover programs for members of the Sephardic community of Deal, N.J., in Puerto Rico as well as the Safra Synagogue in Aventura, Florida.

Rabbi Greenberg studied and received rabbinical certification at Diaspora Yeshiva in the city of Old Jerusalem, and has a smicha rabbinic ordination from the Rabinut of Jerusalem.


KOSHER ORGANICS LAY LEADERSHIP

Executive Administration:

◦ Samuel Cuenca: Managing Director

◦ Madeleine Labkowski: Accounting Manager 

Legal Counsel:

◦ Keith D. Silverstein, P.A.,

Marketing, PR and Education:        

◦ Samy C. Meshoulam:  Vice President, Marketing

Website Design:      

 Arbel Martin, Owner and Designer of Lolly Web Designs

KOSHER ORGANICS NUTRITIONAL DIRECTOR:  

 Staci Shacter MS RD LDN

Staci graduated with her bachelors in Business Management from the University of Florida, and her masters in Nutrition from Florida International University.  She is among the few Registered Dietitians who are both clinically and holistically trained in integrative nutrition and wellness counseling.

Staci acknowledges that making healthy lifestyle changes is not always easy.  Her mission is to give people the tools they need to be successful in transitioning to a healthy lifestyle.