Year-Round Leadership Team
Josh Steinharter – Executive Director
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Prior to founding the JCC Maccabi Sports Camp in 2013, Josh was the Athletic Program Manager for Youth & Coach Development at the Jewish Community Center of San Francisco, serving over 1,500 children annually through teams, classes, camps, and select-level sports. He also served as Delegation Head for Team San Francisco at the JCC Maccabi Games®. As co-creator of the JCCSF Fellowship in Sports Leadership, Josh helped develop and lead the teen program that taught leadership through the lens of coaching youth sports. JCC Maccabi Sports Camp’s burgeoning Teen Leader program is inspired by this fellowship.
Josh is a proud member of the JCC Association Merrin Fellowship for Teen Professionals and a current Wexner Field Fellow. Josh and JMSC, are also participants in the Upstart Accelerator Cohort 9, a selective program for innovative new Jewish non-profit organizations. In 2015, Josh received the Golden Bagel Award, a distinguished honor given by the Jewish Sports Hall of Fame of Northern California, bestowed upon professionals and lay leaders making a significant contribution to the Jewish and sports community.
Born and raised in Dayton, Ohio, Josh found comfort and connection through competitive sports and involvement in the Jewish community. He spent many summers at the URJ Goldman Union Camp Institute. San Francisco has been Josh’s home since 2005, where he lives with his wife Meghan, and their sons Benjamin and Jackson.
Eytan Graubart – Associate Director
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Eytan has been involved in Jewish camping since he was very young. Before joining the JCC Maccabi Sports Camp team, he served as the Director of Camp BB-Riback in Calgray, Alberta.
Eytan grew up in Chicago, IL, and spent his summers at Camp Young Judaea Midwest in Waupaca, WI. After college Eytan studied non-profit management at Virginia Commonwealth University and completed a Master’s Degree in Camp Leadership from Touro University. Eytan is currently working on his doctorate in educational leadership at Creighton University.
Eytan is a graduate of the JCC Association Merrin Fellowship, and the Jewish Federation of Greater Richmond’s Sisisky Global Engagement Fellowship. He has served on the Board of Directors of Rudlin Torah Academy and the Board of Directors for the Jewish National Fund (JNF) of Calgary as the Chairperson of JNF Future.
Eytan has played competitive basketball, baseball, and ultimate Frisbee and is huge fan of all Chicago sports. Eytan loves playing his guitar, hiking with his dog Scrappy, and believes that Jewish learning is best done by the campfire. His favorite part of camp is the first day – watching everyone come together, excited and ready to do something incredible.
Lauren Bohne – Operations Director
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Prior to joining the JCC Maccabi Sport Camp team, Lauren was the Camp and Youth Director at the Osher Marin Jewish Community Center in San Rafael, CA.
Lauren grew up through the Reform movement in New York City and has spent her career focused on Jewish camping and youth programs. She has worked at day camps, residential camps and travel programs.
Lauren and her husband, Jon, love living on the West Coast and exploring all that the Bay Area has to offer. Lauren enjoys hiking, playing trivia, and rock climbing.
JMSC Board Members
We’re very fortunate that we have an active and experienced board to support the JMSC community.