Staff & Board Directory

Staff Directory


Stephanie Pappas Chief Financial Officer 561-736-7521
Roberta Morell  Accounts Payable Specialist 561-712-5212
Meg Friedlander Accounting Supervisor 561-740-9000
Cara Webster Accounting Supervisor 561-736-4754

Adults Programming

Alan Egenthal  Director of Adult Continuing Education  561-736-4766

Arts & Culture

Ellen Wedner Head of Festivals 561-259-3006
Robin Hoffenberg Arts & Culture Society Coordinator 561-712-5235
Mario Lopez Arts & Culture Managing Director 561-736-7527
Cynthia Pellach Arts & Culture Coordinator 561-740-9000


Chris Sikes  Aquatics & JSwim Team Director  561-259-3008

Building Services

Frank Barraco  Building Services Manager  561-740-9000

Children & Family Programming

Wendy Stahl  Children's & Camp Director  561-736-4753
Amy Gordon  Assistant Camp Director & Children's Coordinator  561-740-9000 ext 4270 
Pam Bernstein  Children's Administrative Assistant  561-259-3000
Victoria Ward  Children's & Special Needs Coordinator  561-509-0120


Kate Lester  Director of Development  561-712-5208
Joni Pontillo  Development Coordinator 561-740-9000

Early Childhood Learning Center (ECLC)

Jodie Block  ECLC Program Director  561-732-7620 
Monica Buchnik  ECLC Senior Director  561-259-3005
Michelle Goldstein  ECLC Administrative Support  561-732-7620 ext 4500
Stacy Maron  ECLC Administrator  561-732-7620 ext 4519
Betsy Mark  Curriculum Specialist 561-740-9000

Executive Staff

Vicki Roitman Chief Executive Officer  561-712-5280
Anthony Slayen Senior Vice President  561-259-3009
Gwilda Baltin  Executive Assistant  561-712-5216

Facility Rentals

Pam Bernstein  Children's Administrative Assistant  561-259-3000

Health and Wellness Programming

Ainsley Venner  Group Exercise Coordinator 561-259-3016

Human Resources

Jan Andio  Human Resources Director   561-736-7536
Jodi Beyer Payroll Administrator/ HR Coordinator 561-736-7535


Samantha Klein  Sr. Vice President/Director of Marketing   561-736-4762
Morgan Goldberg Graphic Designer   561-740-9000
Joni Pontillo  Marketing Coordinator   561-740-9000

Membership and Community Relations

Alice Boerstler Membership Specialists 561-740-9000
Diane Hurwitz
  Membership Specialist  561-740-9000

Special Needs

Victoria Ward Children & Special Needs Coordinator  561-509-0120

Sports & Recreation

Carla Appel Asst. Director of Sports & Recreation  561-740-9000

Board Directory

Executive Committee

Susan Shulman Pertnoy  Chair, Board of Directors
Geoff Stahl  Chair Elect
Harold Danenberg  Immediate Past Chair, Secretary
Brahm Levine  Treasurer
Michael Falk  Vice Chair
Peter Liebman  Vice Chair
Joel Yudenfreund Vice Chair

David Blacher  At Large
Donald M. Ephraim   At Large
Harris Rothstein  At Large

Board Members

Andrew Alminana
Jonathan Caplan
Thelma Florin
David Friedlander
Lauren Gross
Harvey Hafetz
Gary Hubschman
Ilan Kaufer
Arnold Maerov
Richard Melchner
Barbara Mines
Leslie Santelli
Allan Schlossberg
Jeffrey Silver
Steve Wasserman
Vicki Wildstein

Rabbi Yaron Kapitulnik Rabbi Representative
Debbi Roshfeld  Federation Representative

Honorary Members

Lawrence Beyer
Helen Hoffman z”l
Jack Kay z”l
H. Irwin Levy
Bente S. Lyons
Paula Sidman
Nancy S. Sims

Book Festival

Book Festival

The 24th Mandel JCC Book Festival is here! It's going to be an amazing season starting with our kick-off event with author, Lou Cove at The Lake Pavilion on November 14th. This year's line-up also includes Mike Reiss, the longtime writer of The Simpsons, international best-selling author Alyson Richman, award-winning author B.A Shapiro and more!

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Edward & Thelma Glantz Early Childhood Learning Center

Edward & Thelma Glantz Early Childhood Learning Center

Registration is open for the 2019/2020 school year. We offer part-time and full-time options for infants through VPK. Our learning framework, community garden, ongoing parent communication, and integration of music, physical education, and Jewish celebration are just a few of the elements that separate us from other preschools. Come tour our facility and find out why we are considered a school of excellence.

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Saturday Night with the J - Fundraiser for Camp Shalom

Saturday Night with the J - Fundraiser for Camp Shalom

Don’t be a regular Sandra Dee & come party with the T-Birds & Pink Ladies! YOU & Saturday Night with the J go together like rama lama lama ke dinga de dinga dong!

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The Constance & David Blacher Children's Special Needs Program

The Constance & David Blacher Children's Special Needs Program

We believe that every child can succeed, every child can participate and every child can make friends! There are programs for all ages and ability levels including Sunday Fundays at the J, our Special Needs Adolescent Program, vacation camps, sports classes and more!

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