General Contact Information

Edlavitch DCJCC
1529 Sixteenth Street, NW
Washington, DC 20036

Please direct all general inquiries to (202) 518-9400 for receptionist
(202) 518-9420 for faxes


Bini Silver
Chief Administrative Officer
(202) 777-3278

Ralph Grunewald
Director of Institutional Advancement
(202) 777-3257

Sara Shalva
Director of Jewish Innovation
(202) 777-3249


Edlavitch DCJCC Department Directors:

Institutional Advancement and Communications

Emily Neufeld
Director of Special Events and Development Operations


Tena Howell
Director. Membership
(202) 777-3217

Sport and Fitness
Leagues;Fitness Center;Personal Training;Aerobics, Pilates and Yoga Classes

Andre Dixon
Director, Health & Fitness Center
(202) 777-3272

Jill Aaron
Associate Director, Aquatics
(202) 777-3279

Center for Arts: Box Office Contacts
Theater J; Film, Music and Literary Festivals and Programs;

Theater J: (202)777-3210
Washington Jewish Film Festival: (202) 777-3241
Washington Jewish Music Festival: (202) 777-3241

Kids and Parents
Preschool; Camp; Parenting Center; Youth and Family Programs

Kirstin Springer
Preschool Director
(202) 777-3256

Greg Feitel
Director of Camp
(202) 777-3270

Stacey Herman
Director of School Age Programs
(202) 777-3276

Miriam Szubin
Director, Parenting Center
(202) 777-3263

Jewish Life and Learning

Sara Shalva
Director of Jewish Innovation

Shirley Serotsky
Director of Literary Programming

Stacy Miller
Manager of EntryPointDC

Community Engagement
Programs for creating community connections and engagament

Sonya Weisburd
Social Justice & Service Projects Manager
(202) 777-3269

Randy Bacon
Director, Behrend Builders
(202) 777-3244

Halley Cohen
Director, GLOE - Kurlander Program for GLBT Outreach & Engagment
(202) 777-3253

Kim Cauthen
Director of Senior Programs
(202) 777-3206


Chris Brown
Building Manager
(202) 777-3213

Wanda Chichester
Facilities Manager & Space Coordinator (Event Rentals)
(202) 777-3265

Human Resources & Information Technology

Director of Human Resources
(202) 777-3252