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Meet the Summer Camp Team

Jason Vasquez

Jason Vasquez

Chief Program Officer

Eugene Prokhin

Director of Aquatics

Oxana Petrov

Educational Director

Alexandra (Sasha) Narinskiy

Youngster Division Leader

Zumen Javed

Teen Camp Division Leader

Eran Hakak

Israeli Emissary

Patrick Tepman

Camp Curriculum Leader

Ben Donin

Assistant Division Leader

Gabriel Mandel

Sports Camp Division Leader

Ernest Berneaud

Assistant Division Leader

Adelya Valieva

Swim Camp Division Leader

Stephanie Velasquez

Baking Specialist

Sneha Madimi

Dance Specialist

Knick McKay

Video Specialist

Christopher Arce

Sports Specialist

Abije “Abi” Kaloshi

Sports Specialist

Selena DiAngelis

Yoga/Meditation Specialist

Zeno Rodrigo

Music Specialist

Jared Rosenblum

Sports Specialist

Zachary Gitlin

Bay Ridge Campus Coordinator

Samantha Kalwa

Pre-Teen Division Leader

Kaitlyn McCord

Special Needs Coordinator

Specialty Staff – Israeli Shlichim

Or Raz

Art Specialist

Raised in Hod Hasharon. She recently completed her 2.5 years of military service where she served as commander of basic training and as a counselor in youth centers, where she…

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Ella Ora Cohen

Hebrew Specialist

BHebrew Specialistorn in Jerusalem and grew up in the nearby city of Modiin. She served as a guide and volunteer with the youth group Maccabi Tzair. She studied theater and…

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Ariel Shenhav

Baking and Cooking Specialist

From Atlit, Israel. Her favorite thing to do is to be onstage, dancing, singing, and acting. In the army, Ariel served as a commander of special soldiers and says it…

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Enav Fisch

Nature Specialist

Born and raised in Hod Hasharon and fell in love with guiding and education while a member of the Hanoar Haoved Vehalomed youth movement. Prior to her army service, she…

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Reut Hania

Hip Hop Specialist

Born and raised in Beer Sheva, Israel. She worked as a counselor in a youth movement called Madatsim and spent her army service as a mashakit tash (social worker). Reut…

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Eden Odles Gewirtzman

Hip Hop Specialist

Born and raised in Tel–Aviv. Eden started dancing when she was 5 and became a professional dancer at age 15. During the last four years, Eden has been teaching dance…

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Daniel Shmulevich

Sports Specialist

Born in Haifa and raised in Karmiel in northern Israel. He served as a combat commander in the IDF’s navy. Daniel likes all kinds of sports from basketball to table…

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Noa Sugbeker

Theater Specialist

From Moshav Mazliah near Tel Aviv.  She recently completed her army service, where she was in charge of education, trips and culture on her base. Before serving in the army,…

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Noam Yadid

Theater Specialist

Grew up in Holon, Israel, where he was a scout leader, member of the city theater group and head of the youth and community committee in the city’s municipality. In…

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Amit Chen

ODT Specialist

Born and raised in Haifa, Israel. As a child she attended URJ (Union for Reform Judaism) summer camp and later became a counselor with the Israeli scouts. She spent a…

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