Staff 2017-10-04T02:33:40+00:00

Executive Director
Joel A. Block, MSW

Chief Financial Officer
Faigie Gelbstein

Accounting Director
Raynee Blum

Accounting Assistant
Karen Russo-Franco, BA

Assistant Executive Director
Stacey Feldman, BA

Executive Administrative Assistant
Debi Averbach, BA

Associate Executive Director for Early Childhood
Melissa Wienerkur, BA

Nursery School Director
Barbara Harrison, MS

Early Childhood Program Coordinator and Camp Director
Sharon Levine, BA

Director of Student Support Services
Estie Berman

Early Childhood Center Administrative Assistants
Becki Faska
Miri Cohen-Kashi
Esty Wiener


Associate Executive Director for Adults, Older Adults and Special Needs
Cathy P. Byrne, MS, RN

Cultural Arts and Education Director
Rachayle Deutsch, BA, AAS

Older Adult Program Director
Mary Sheffield

Project Kadima, Single Parent Family Services Coordinator
Rachayle Deutsch, BA, AAS

Project Kadima, Single Parent Family Services
Jill Alper, LMSW

Rina Shkolnik Kosher Food Pantry Coordinator
Renee Harris

Special Needs Director
Yael Schochat, M.S. Ed., NCSP

iSpace Project Director
Naomi Lewis, LMSW

Social Work and Community Support Services Director
Lisa Barnett, LCSW-R

Social Work and Community Support Services
Judy Goldberg, LMSW
Jackie Kaminer, LMSW
Alisa Katz, LMSW

Volunteer Services Manager
Laurie Stone Brofsky, MSW

Engage Jewish Service Corps Community Coordinator
Judy Goldberg, LMSW

Russian Division Director
Irina Vainblat, MS

Russian Division Case Manager
Diana Zelmanovich

Russian Division Children’s Program Director
Yulia Gross

Russian Division Program Coordinator
Yelena Fridman

Customer Service and Administrative Support
Laurie Check
Riki Grayevsky, BA
Karen Russo-Franco, BA

Facilities Manager
Jay Fader

Facilities Staff
Albin Deleon
Eric Ramirez
Bobby Simpson
Robert Stein
Morris Thomas

Executive Director Emeritus
Rina Shkolnik, MS