Young Professionals

Who We Are:
We are a 20/30’s group of professionals; students, singles & couples, living in New York City, building community & meaningful Jewish experiences at SPS! 

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Upcoming Events:

Young Professionals “Home-Cooked” Shabbat Dinner
Friday, August 11 following services at 6:15 pm

Are you looking to connect with others in this growing community? Join other young professionals at a Shabbat dinner hosted at a YP’s apartment in the neighborhood. There are limited seats available. Please RSVP to ASAP to reserve your spot!

Flywheel Cycle Event: Renew your Body and Soul for the New Year

Join us at Flywheel Sport’s East 60th Street Studio for a full-body workout through indoor cycling in support of Sutton Place Synagogue’s Young Professionals Programs. The 45 minute ride followed by a post-ride reception will prepare us for a confident, joyful & healthy start as we get ready to think about the High Holiday season!

Flywheel Sport’s East 60th Street Studio
203 E 60th St (60th between 3rd and 2nd Avenues), New York, NY  

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

8:00 pm — Check-in
8:20 pm — Pre-ride “soul” session with Rabbi Ain 

8:30 pm — Flywheel Ride 
9:15 pm — Post-ride refreshments

$36 for a bike ticket
Ticket includes clip-in shoe rental, complimentary water and towel and a post-ride reception

Space is limited! There are 46 bikes in the studio!
Event registration closes at 12:00 pm, Friday, August 18
Unfortunately we cannot accept payment or registration after the deadline

Riders must create a Flywheel Sports User Account here to participate in the ride.
Tickets are available through Eventbrite here

To learn more about Flywheel Sports, please visit

Your ticket/contribution is tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.
Tickets are non-refundable.


Pre-High Holiday Salon
Tuesday, September 12 at 7:30 pm
Sutton Place Synagogue Rabbinic Intern  and Co-Leader for YP High Holiday services, Daniel Novick, will lead an evening of exploration and discussion in Jewish thought to prepare us for the Jewish New Year. Location TBD.


Our Young Professionals High Holiday Service led by Rabbi Dave Levy & JTS Rabbinical student Daniel Novick are not to be missed! Hit the highlights of the High Holiday Services while you mingle, learn, pray, and get in touch with your inner Judaism.

Profesionals Services:
Rosh HaShanah Morning Services – September 21st and September 22nd from 11 am-1 pm
Kol Nidre – September 29 at 6 pm
Yom Kippur morning – September 30th at 11 am

You are also invited to join our sanctuary service:
Rosh Hashanah Evening Services –  September 20th and September 21st
Yom Kippur Concluding Services (Neilah) –  September 30th

Our Board:
Co-President Chloe Gottlieb
Chloe Gottlieb HeadshotChloé, born and raised in Manhattan, has been a part of the Sutton Place Synagogue Community since 2012. She is the Director of a Jewish Preschool in lower Manhattan. She earned her bachelor’s degree from the University of Miami and Master’s degree in Early Childhood Education from Bank Street. Chloé resides in Manhattan with her husband and is passionate about her involvement in the Jewish Community. In her spare time, Chloé enjoys creating new recipes, reading, and exploring NYC.

Co-President Chloe Dana Miller
DMDana Miller, originally from Newton, MA and is the marketing manager for Rilastil USA, an Italian skincare company. She enjoys tennis, kick boxing, reading, and board games.

Programming – Caitlin Murphy
Caitlin LinkedIn Photo Caitlin joined Sutton Place Synagogue in 2013 and is an active member in the SPS community performing viola at monthly Kabbalat Shabbat services.  Caitlin works in the performing arts industry managing the grant programs for charitable foundations focused on classical music and jazz. She earned her bachelor’s degree in viola performance from the Oberlin College Conservatory of Music. Caitlin has served on the board of directors for the Astoria Music Society and volunteers with DOROT.Caitlin is a food lover, a workout enthusiast, and a soccer fan. She loves seeing live music and living in New York.

Membership – Josh Pine
Josh - picJosh joined Sutton Place Synagogue in 2013 and is an active member in the SPS community attending services, lectures & cultural events. Josh grew up in the suburbs of Rockland County, New York and currently lives in Manhattan. Josh works in the Finance industry as an Operations Manager and earned his bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from the University at Buffalo. Josh is an avid sports fan, food lover and music enthusiast. He loves experiencing all that New York City has to offer.

Social Action – Maxine Squires
MAXINE Maxine Squires hails from Longmeadow, MA and has lived in NYC since 2008. Maxine spent her undergrad years at Syracuse University, which is where she met Rabbi Ain and her husband, Dave Levy. Maxine was so happy to reconnect with them in New York and is happy to be part of their welcoming SPS community. In her spare time, Maxine also serves on the board of the Alzheimer’s Association NYC Chapter Junior Committee, runs, and goes to lots of concerts and Broadway shows.

Marketing – Keith Grompone
HeadshotKeith Grompone grew up in Milford, PA in the Pocono Mountains. He is a Jew by Choice and has been an active member of Sutton Place Synagogue for 2 years. In his free time, Keith enjoys cooking, reading, and travel.