Julie Lewis hails from Omaha, NE and has been a member of Congregation Beth Israel since 2006. Since joining CBI, Julie has participated on the Malachim Committee, the Welcome Home Committee, the Thanksgiving Mitzvah Committee, Mitzvah Day Committee and in the Kol Isha Women’s Group.
A retired diamond broker, Julie spends her time giving back to the community by working with many local philanthropic organizations. She is a University of Arizona alumna and loves her husband Steve, even though he graduated from ASU.
Julie’s daughters, Riley and Reagan Grimes, are graduates of CBI’s religious school and the B’nei Mitzvah Honors Program. Reagan became a Bat Mitzvah in Israel on CBI’s Family Israel Trip. Both girls have been enthusiastically involved in all CBI has to offer: Camp Stein, BITY, the Big Trip, Maya’an and Confirmation.