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Philip Tenenbaum

Interim Finance Manager


Philip has been a member of Congregation Emanu El since 1995. He is Emanu El’s current Treasurer and has been an active member for many years. Philip has participated as a Board member since 2018, and is a member of the Budget & Finance, Investment and Personnel Committees. Philip retired at the end of 2020 after 40 years of human resource consulting at Mercer, where his focus was the strategic alignment of business and human capital strategy. Philip is a pension actuary by background, relying heavily on finance, accounting, and statistics in his work. As Treasurer, Philip has detailed knowledge of the temple’s finances and budget, making him well suited for his interim role. He also has a great deal of experience working with non-profit organizations and serves on the Boards of Jewish Family Service, Holocaust Museum Houston, and Ronald McDonald House of Houston.