Board of Directors

Barbara Talkov

Barbara Talkov

Curriculum Committee Chair

Barbara Talkov has been involved with Rainbow, first as a student, then a member and now Chair of the Curriculum Committee.

Leah Ziph-Schatzberg

Leah Ziph-Schatzberg

President, Curriculum Committee, Outreach Committee.

Leah Ziph-Schatzberg has advanced degrees in Engineering/Physics and a Ph.D. in Neuroscience. She is passionate about learning.

Marsha Gerstein

Marsha Gerstein

Speaker Series Coordinator

Marsha is one of the founding members of Rainbow and coordinates the Speaker Series program. She has taught a few classes and has been an active member of the community.

David Rooks

David Rooks

David has taught courses on Investing (2017) and New Technologies (2021) as well as facilitating discussion courses on Identity Theft.

Liz Diamond

Liz Diamond

Curriculum Committee, Outreach Committee

Liz Diamond has been an enthusiastic member of the Rainbow Lifelong Institute. A former music teacher, she loves teaching classes in music appreciation.

Peg Walsh

Peg Walsh

Peg holds a MA and a PhD from Duquesne University and she was a Professor of Philosophy for more than 30 years.

Kathleen "Tizzy" Dolan

Kathleen "Tizzy" Dolan

Treasurer

Tizzy graduated from Boston University, She is one of the original founders of Rainbow and the current Treasurer.

Mark Heumann

Mark Heumann

Registrar and Secretary

Mark is one of the founding members of Rainbow LLI. Since retirement from being a project manager, he plays bridge and volunteers as a Medicare/Medicaid (SHINE) counselor.

Thea Iberall

Thea Iberall

Outreach Committee

Thea Iberall is a writer and storyteller, the author of three scientific textbooks, a poetry book, seven produced plays and musicals, and an ecofeminist novel.