About Jim



  • Jim Shainker has been the host and producer of L’Chaim Jewish Radio since its founding in 2015.
  • Jim has been involved in Jewish communal service for over 35 years, holding many positions in the Jewish community including President of the Merrimack Valley Jewish Federation, President of Mass Association of Jewish Federations, Vice President of the Temple Beth El  of Lowell,  President of Temple Beth El of Lowell  Men’s  Club , and President of Congregation Beth Israel in Andover.
  • He has served on the Board of Directors of Jewish Federations of North American and The Merrimack Valley Hebrew Academy.