Our People

Our Experts

  • Tsurah August

    JFCS Rabbi 

  • Carly M. Bruski

    Holocaust Program Manager, Individual & Family Services

  • Cheryl Cooper

    Assistant Director of Child Welfare Services

  • Brenda Edelman, LCSW

    Assistant Director Older Adults, Individual and Family Services

  • Dvora Entin

    Director of Ma'Oz

  • Nancy Fagan

    Director of Child Welfare Services

  • Adrienne Gavern-Tomlinson

    Director of Education and Outreach

  • Joanna Johnson

    Director IFS and Financial Empowerment

  • Melanie London

    Our Closet Program Director

  • Lisa Ney

    Assistant Director, Individual and Family Services

  • Courtney Owen

    Director, Individual and Family Services

  • Meredith Rose

    Director of Open Arms Adoption Network

  • Robin Axelrod Sabag

    Assistant Director IFS and Therapeutic Counseling

  • Phoenix Schneider

    Director, LGBTQ Initiative