David Wolfman

David Wolfman is an expert in Navigating Conflict and Managing Organizational Change and Transition.

Having served as the Director of the Reform Movement’s Commission on Rabbi – Congregational Relations for over 15 years, David has a unique insight into lay/clergy relations and is widely recognized as an expert and a leader in this field.

David has unique insights into the “Human Side of Change” ®. He’s built an international reputation for creating relationships and managing the delicate balance needed for groups with divergent views to find a way forward to new possibilities.

A master at building relationships, Rabbi Wolfman has visited and worked with hundreds of rabbis and congregations throughout the world, has been called “the rabbi’s rabbi” and stands out as one of the foremost leaders in the field of Synagogue Systems, Conflict Management, Lay/Clergy Relations, and Change and Transition Management.


  • Managing Organizational Change and Transition.
  • Navigating Conflict.
  • Synagogue Systems: Board Development & Staff Team Building.
  • Establishing & Creating a Healthy Review Process for Growth.
  • Individual Coaching.