President: Gail Schwartz Treasurer: Brenda Hock Secretary: VACANT Community Advocacy: Lauren Bandari Campus Relations: Jake Kaufman Jewish Family Services: Richard Namm North County Liaison: Mimi Naish Community Events: Liz Ruderman Miller Property/Operations: Adrienne Shivers Camp: Susan Stern-Pearl JCC-Federation Partners Community Affairs: Abby Lassen, James Graff-Radford Jewish Family Services: Ilene Brill, Hildy Gal Interfaith Liaison: Rabbi Janice Mehring Office Volunteer: Rosa Britz
JCC Manager: Bobby Naimark Bobby is originally from the Annapolis, Maryland area, growing up with his father and mother, Mitchell and Barbara Naimark, and younger brother David. Bobby's relationship to Judaism is very personal, having grown up in a Reformative synagogue, while being the best friend of the Rabbi's son. He has found a home in the local Jewish community of San Luis Obispo. Bobby graduated from Clarkson University in Potsdam, New York in May 2019, where he co-founded and served on the Clarkson Hillel student leadership board. For the past 6 months, Bobby served as the Jewish Student Life Coordinator for SLO Hillel at Cal Poly collaborating & supporting students and fellow staff on programming, database management & analysis, and student engagement initiatives.
Camp Shoreshim Director and Property Manager: Julia Valentine A decades-long teacher and trained school gardener, Julia is taking off with our Saplings program! She is also taking care of our bucolic 10-acre property and building up our infrastructure for amazing camp experiences.
Land Donors Circle A special thank you to these individuals that have financially contributed and began the dream of creating a JCC for San Luis Obispo: Dr. Boris Pilch, Steven Saldo, John and Jody Belsher, Chuck and Sophie Fishman, Adele Stern, David and Susan Stern