MEET THE STAFF!
Guy has loved working with teens ever since he was a teenager himself in Hatzofim Youth Movement in Haifa, Israel. Guy oversees the overall operations and also makes sure there is always food and plenty of it! Guy is a former Israeli Navy Officer, a co-founder of a non-profit private school in Croton-on-Hudson and a veteran teacher and curriculum developer and has worked in many NY synagogues and JCCs. Guy is very passionate about his work with J-Teen and the multiple opportunities to make this world a better place- Tikun Olam. Contact Guy.
Sarah works with J-Teen’s youth leaders and participants to create and run local community service projects and develop their leadership skills. Before joining J-Teen, Sarah worked at the Mosholu Montefiore Community Center where she developed programming for youth of all ages. She holds a Masters Degree in Social Work from Hunter College and a BA in Sociology from Fordham University. Sarah is a big sports fan and spends most of her free time watching or playing sports. Her favorite sport is Ice Hockey which she has been playing since she was five years old. Sarah has been involved in Jewish youth programming for over ten years and she is excited to be apart of the J-Teen Leadership team! Contact Sarah.
Director of Operations
Ronnie wears many hats at J-Teen Leadership- everything from managing the budget, processing registration forms, keeping track of community service hours, creating flyers, producing the electronic newsletter and more! Ronnie has been a passionate artist since the age of two and enjoys time spent in her studio. She is also the parent of an equally passionate J-Teen teen! Ronnie holds a BA from Colgate University, a BFA in Communication Design from Parsons School of Design and an MBA in Marketing from NYU Stern School of Business. Contact Ronnie.