Our Staff

Gary Bernstein CEO As a highly accomplished entrepreneurial leader, Gary Bernstein has earned an impressive…

Barbara Sugarman Director for Adult & Cultural Services Barb has worked at the JCC for…

Bob Hunt Facility Director Worked 14 years in plastics manufacturing, developing and producing backsheet and…

Amanda Coolbaugh Community Engagement Director Hi, my name is Amanda Coolbaugh I joined the JCA…

Brandon Heffelfinger Assistant Athletic Director Hello! My name is Brandon Heffelfinger, I would like to…

Patrice Mizenko Membership Co-Ordinator. Patrice just joined the team at the JCVA in July 2022,…

Marlene Marino Member Services Representative I’m  Marlene Marino and I enjoy working part time evenings…

Mary Clarke | Friedman JCC | The Center For Everyone

Mary Clarke IELC Director My journey in Early Childhood Education has been a long and…

Tracey Johnson Bookkeeper Tracey joined the JCA as a bookkeeper in 2017. She comes with…

Doug Miller Camp Director Doug joined the Friedman JCC and the JCC Camp in November…

Doreen Rakowski | Friedman JCC | The Center For Everyone

Doreen Rakowski Group Exercise Instructor and Personal Trainer Doreen Rakowski has been a certified group…

Debbie Grossman | Friedman JCC | The Center For Everyone

Debbie Grossman Group Exercise Instructor and Personal Trainer I started working at the JCC when…

Natalia Carpenter | Friedman JCC | The Center For Everyone

Natalia Carpenter Group Exercise Instructor and Personal Trainer My name is Natalia Carpenter and I…

Terri Besecker | Friedman JCC | The Center For Everyone

Terri Besecker Hi, I’m Terri Besecker and I love group fitness! More specifically, I love…

Andy Molick | Friedman JCC | The Center For Everyone

Personal Trainer and Group Fitness Instructor Coach Andy can help you reach your full potential…

Scott Smith | Friedman JCC | The Center For Everyone

Pickleball Instructor – Beginners Hi! My name is Scott Smith and some of you may…

Hi everyone. My name is Theresa Lisiewski. Before coming to Friedman JCC, I worked for…

Lewis Siegel | Friedman JCC | The Center For Everyone

Hi, my name is Lewis Siegel.  I live in Kingston with my beautiful wife, Jean. …

Hello, my name is Kaitlin Sugarman! I am a sophomore at Misericordia University, pursuing a…

Carlos Torres | Friedman JCC | The Center For Everyone

My name is Carlos Torres, I have worked at the Friedman JCC for the past…

Marikate Sullivan | Friedman JCC | The Center For Everyone

Marikate Sullivan is a dance instructor at Live Love Dance Studio in Kingston under Janet…

Linda Morris Yoga Instructor My goal as a yoga teacher is to help students connect…

Isabel Bannon   Hi my name is Isabel. I am a Michigan native, my husband…

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