Staff & Board Directory

Staff Directory


Anne Coquillon
Staff Accountant

Brian Grayson
Systems Administrator

Karen Markman
Accounting Manager

Ron Pressler

Rory Sasson
Senior Staff Accountant

Arts & Culture

Vicki Ward
Arts & Culture Coordinator


Sofia Melo
Aquatics & JSwim Team Director

Children & Family Programming

Dawn Kellner
Aftercare & Family Program Coordinator

Isaiah Nelson
Sports Director

Jamie Seda
Teen Engagement Manager

Meryl Sherman
Youth & Family Administrative Assistant

Summer Sweetall
Program Director

Becca Wingardner
Assistant Camp Director


Shari MacKeen
Director of Development

Early Childhood Learning Center (ECLC)

Jessica Friedman
Early Childhood Assistant Director

Brooke Pertnoy
Early Childhood Director

Amanda Schroeder
Early Childhood Administrative Assistant

Executive Staff

Gwilda Baltin
Executive Assistant

Rachel Fox
Senior Programming Director

Ari Golub
Director of Operations

Samantha Klein
Chief Operating Officer

Jesse Rosen
President & Chief Executive Officer

Human Resources

Nicole Ponder
Human Resources Manager


Samantha Mighdoll
Marketing Director

Adam Pedrone
Graphic Designer

Special Needs

Johnathan Kabot
Director of Inclusion

Welcome Desk

Sheena Spencer
Welcome Desk Supervisor

Board Directory

Executive Committee

Joel Yudenfreund
Board Chair

Ira Gerstein
Immediate Past Chair

Elana Rickel
Development Chair

Barry Berg
At Large
Finance Committee Club

Peter Liebman
At Large

Justin Paul
At Large

Board of Directors

Jim Baldinger
Barbara Friedman
Ilan Kaufer
Vivian Lieberman
Barri Litt
Arnold Maerov
Eva Schlanger
Hope Silverman
Vicki Wildstein

Barbara & Jack Kay Early Childhood Learning Center

Barbara & Jack Kay Early Childhood Learning Center

Registration is open for the 2022/2023 school year. We offer programs 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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Our Aquatics program offers Baby & Me swim classes, swim lessons for your little ones, Water Safety courses such as Lifeguarding, swim team, and more! The George Rothman Aquatics Center features a pool with four lap lanes as well as a three-foot-deep 'learn to swim' area for swim lessons, water aerobics, and sports. Come make a splash with us!

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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! We offer programs for all ages and ability levels.

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Beyond the Bell

Beyond the Bell

Welcome to Palm Beach County's premiere afterschool program! With supervised homework, Judaic activities, swimming, sports, cooking, art, fitness, go-karts and more, your kids will be begging to stay after school!

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