Walter J. Handelman, a valued member of ETM's Board of Directors, passed away on February 2nd at the age of 77. He was elected to ETM's Board in 1991, the year of ETM's founding, and had served as an officer since 2000, in the roles of 2nd Vice-Chairman and Vice-Chairman.
A graduate of Harvard College and Harvard Law School, Walter ran a private law practice in White Plains, NY. He also kept up his music by playing clarinet in the Westchester Band.
Walter provided valuable assistance to ETM over the years, tapping on his legal expertise, his vast experience in serving charitable, religious and other non-profit organizations, and his love for music and education.
We are grateful for his guidance and good spirit. He will be missed.