Jason Zidell is a fourth generation Portlander who enjoyed MJCC's early learning program for preschool and kindergarten, day camp, B.B.Y.O...
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Steven Albert, Executive Director
Jenny Robinett, Assistant Executive Director
Beth Germain, Chief Financial Officer
Miriam Stroud, Human Resources Director
Eden Samiee, Executive Assistant
Hillary Shifrin, Wellness Programs + Engagement Manager
Bethany West, Rentals + Events Manager
Arzélie McAllister, Rentals + Events Assistant Manager
Joe Seitz, Fitness Coordinator and Personal Trainer
Holden Regnier, Youth Programs Manager
Jennie Condon, Aquatics Program Manager + Stingrays Coach
Lisa Katon, Donor Relations + Grants Specialist
Karen Sapoznikow, Database Coordinator + Development Assistant
Becky Ewer, Marketing + Creative Director
Sandy Engel, Graphic Designer + Marketing Specialist
Anna Hixon, Graphic Designer + Media Specialist
Denise Littlefield, Accounting Assistant
Current Board Members
John is an active member of the MJCC, a member of the PDX Business Breakfast Advisory Group and member of the Board’s Facilities Committee.
Richard Barker is a Wealth Management Advisor and Senior Portfolio Advisor with Merrill Lynch...
Naomi Harwin is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker who works with clients, families and groups, and who focuses on working with older adults.
Barry Benson is originally from Massachusetts has been a Portland resident for the last 15 years..
Joyce has recently retired after forty years in the field of education...
Nadine Gartner is the founding Executive Director of Boost Oregon, a nonprofit organization that empowers people to make science-based health decisions.
Jonathan is Vice President and CFO of Council Tree Investors, a private equity firm...
Marni was born in Brooklyn, raised in Philadelphia and came to Portland in 1982 with her husband, Hank Kaplan...
Martha is a public interest attorney with Native American Program, a statewide, specialty office under the Legal Aid Services of Oregon umbrella.
Michelle is an active member of the MJCC, where her two daughters attend Day Camp and swim lessons. Her children also attend PJA
Steven is an attorney with Davis Wright Tremaine LLP’s Media and Intellectual Property group...
Rick Nitti is a retired non-profit leader who served as the Executive Director of Neighborhood House for 18 years.
Arnon is a Director of Strategic Planning + Product Management at Intel Corporation.
Danelle Romain is an attorney in private practice specializing in government relations at The Romain Group (TRG).
David is a family physician and has been on staff with Providence Medical Center since 2009. Originally from New Jersey, he spent several years in Boston as a double Jumbo to earn his B.S. in Engineering followed by his M.D. degree at Tufts University.
Sandra Valle is an environmental scientist that has supported and directed numerous pollution prevention, energy efficiency, and sustainability projects over the past 20 years.
Tamar currently serves as co-head of Kehillah, PJA’s Parent’s Association. She has been actively involved in the PJA Giving Circle, is a member of the MJCC,