Gary Bernstein


As a highly accomplished entrepreneurial leader, Gary Bernstein has earned an impressive reputation for organizational leadership, fundraising and executive management. He has spent nearly forty years working in the nonprofit sector as an Executive Director, Fundraiser & Consultant. His current activities include his role as the Chief Executive Officer of the Jewish Community Alliance of Northeastern Pennsylvania. Gary’s many skills encompass major gift fundraising, marketing, strategic planning, board and donor development, personnel services, as well as special event management.

He brings decades of practical administration and leadership experiences to the JCC.

The Fundamentals of Sports Marketing with Sagamore Publishing was Mr. Bernstein’s first textbook published in 2015. His second book titled, Nonprofit Recreation and Sport Organizations: Principles & Practices of Leadership and Management was published by Sentia Publishers in 2016.