Staff Directory

New Orleans JCC — Uptown

5342 St. Charles Avenue, New Orleans, LA 70115
T 504.897.0143 • F 504.897.1380

Goldring – Woldenberg JCC — Metairie

Goldring-Woldenberg Jewish Community Campus
Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Building
3747 W. Esplanade Avenue, Metairie, LA 70002
T 504.887.5158 • F 504.780.5639

To email any of our staff members, click on their name.

Executive

Leslie Fischman, Executive Director

Wendy Goldberg, MSW, Associate Director/Scholarship Coordinator (Metairie)

Rachel ZollerAssistant Executive Director

Dennis Ranson, Building Services Engineer - Uptown

Ari Marks, Facilities Director - Uptown

Accounting

Jill Incaprera, Director of Finance

Corinne Hebert, Account Manager/Payroll and Benefits Coordinator

Emily SchwartzAccounts Receivable Associate

Hannah SchwartzAccounts Payable Associate

Administration

Leigh S. Goodman, Director of Administrative Operations

JJ Jensen, Director of Marketing 

Julie Ward, Communications Director

Pam Cohn, Human Resources Generalist

Beth A. Orgeron, Program Secretary

Tevin Marbeth, Fitness Desk Supervisor - Uptown

Alison Marts, Front Desk Receptionist AM - Uptown

Beverly Theriault, Front Desk Receptionist PM - Uptown

Taylor Cooke, Children's Desk Receptionist

Adult

Rachel Ruth, MSW, Director of Senior Services

Joanna Russo, ACE Program Director

Early Childhood - uptown

Adrienne Shulman, M.Ed., Early Childhood Director

Marciann Marks, Early Childhood Assistant Director

Amanda TaylorEarly Childhood Camp Director/Enrichment Class Coordinator

Jewish Enrichment

Judy Yaillen, Director of Jewish Family Life

Membership

Taylor Knopf, Membership Director - Uptown

For changes to your Uptown membership, please email membership@nojcc.org.

Katelyn Sileo, Membership Director - Metairie

Sports & Wellness

Andrew Sensi, General Manager of Sports & Wellness

Katie Tillery, MA Kinesiology, Wellness Director - Uptown

Alexis Smith, Wellness Director - Metairie

Kathleen Kehoe Kennair, Aquatics Director- Uptown

Greg Jennings, Aquatics Manager

Neal Alsop, Sports Director - Uptown

PJ Jones, Sports Director - Metairie

Youth

Gary Brandt, Director of Youth and Family Engagement - Uptown

Brigid MacArthur-Thompson, Children's Program Manager - Uptown

Jessica Klein Sintes, Director of Youth & Camping - Metairie

Terrance Perkins, Children's & Assistant Camp Director - Metairie

Ella Israeli, BBYO City Director

EVENTS
NEWS
FITNESS CLASSES

We’re Quarantined -- But What About Passover?

No doubt this year’s Passover seder will be different, but that does not mean it cannot be special and meaningful.  Rachel Ruth, the JCC’s director of senior services and basic go-to person for all things food-related, shares her thoughts on next week’s Passover celebration.

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Greater New Orleans Jewish Community COVID-19 Response Initiative

The Jewish Federation of Greater New Orleans, Jewish Family Service of Greater New Orleans, and the Jewish Endowment Foundation of Louisiana have partnered with a number of area synagogues to create a Jewish community response helpline program for problems related to the novel coronavirus pandemic.

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Download JCC Virtual Zoom Backgrounds

Missing your favorite spots at the JCC? We've got you covered with virtual JCC backgrounds to use on your Zoom calls. See below for a tutorial on how to update your background, then click your favorite image to download. 

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WWLTV Spots JCC's Live Camp Dance Party

Utilizing the newly created JCC Camp Facebook Group, our Assistant Camp Director logged into Facebook Live and led camp families through favorite dances like "I Get Loose" and "All I Eat Is Pizza." WWL spotted Brigid in action and interviewed her for the Monday night news.

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