Tal B. Widdes is a member of Adat Shalom Reconstructionist Congregation in Bethesda. She currently serves on the board of Identity, Inc. where she is the Chair of their Development Committee and a member of the Strategic Planning and Risk Management Work groups. She also serves on the board of the Jewish Community Relations Council and is the co-chair of the Interfaith and Intergroup Commission . Tal retired in 2018 after serving for 14 years as Chief Operating Officer of the Jewish Social Service Agency. Previously, for twenty years, Tal served in leadership positions as Vice President and Brand Manager of Assisted Living and Special Care for Marriott Senior Living Services and Manor Care Health Services. Tal earned her MPH at Yale University, and her M.Ed and B.A. at the University of Rochester.