Summer Visitors!

Posted by September 1, 2014 • Share:

This summer we had hosted an impressive list of visitors. We appreciate everyone who took the time to visit us; we were honored to show you around camp and hope you had an enjoyable visit! See below for complete list.


Shawn Green poses with campers and staff during his visit this summer.

Shawn Green, former MLB All-Star, poses with campers and staff during his visit this summer.

Jeremy Fingerman, CEO, Foundation for Jewish Camp

Michele Friedman, Director Specialty Camp Incubator, Foundation for Jewish Camp

Sandy Edwards, Associate Director, Jim Joseph Foundation

Joel Einleger, Sr. Program Office, Director of Strategy, Camp Programs, Avi Chai Foundation

Jay Frankel, Director of Field Operations, Specialty Camp Incubator, Foundation for Jewish Camp

Rick, Tanuka & Esha Gordon, JCC Maccabi Sports Camp Board Chair and family

Zack Bodner, Executive Director, Oshman Family Jewish Community Center

Deborah Pinsky, Executive Director, Peninsula Jewish Community Center

Jordan Dale, Executive Director, Surprise Lake Camp

Ruben Arquelevich, Executive Director, URJ Camp Newman

Miriam Chilton, Director, URJ Strategy, Finance and Operations, Youth, Camp and Israel Programs

Jim Heeger & Daryl Messinger, Foundation for Jewish Camp, URJ Camp Newman & Oshman Family JCC Board Members

Jodi Sperling, Vice President, Director of Camping and the Merrin Center for Teen Engagement

Ian Israel, Director Camp Keff, Peninsula Jewish Community Center

Michael Mason, Educator, Congregation Beth Am, Los Altos Hills, CA

Abra Greenspan, Director of Learning, Congregation Etz Chayim, Palo Alto, CA

Deborah Newbrun, Jewish Educator and Camp Consultant

Lisa Pavlovsky, Manager, Scholarship & One Happy Camper Programs, Jewish Community Federation and Endowment Fund

Brenda Silvers, Camping Coordinator, Jewish Federation of San Diego

Jeff Bayer, NFL Hall of Fame Award Winning Photographer

Jonathan Bayer, Jewish Musician and Educator

Shawn Green, Former MLB All-Star & all-time great Jewish ballplayer

Aaron Pribble, Former Pitcher in Israeli Baseball League

Dan Gillick, current member of SF Flamethrowers (professional Ultimate Frisbee team)

Gary Kimball, Consultant, AM Skier Insurance

Danny Herz, Varsity Boys Basketball Head Coach, David Posnack Jewish High School

Noa Ben-Hamou, Shlicihim & Camp Coordinator, Jewish Agency for Israel

Sheena Lister, Athletics Program Manager, JCCSF

Evan Gatozzi, Associate, Informing Change

Shaun Steingold, Board Member, Ronald C. Wornick Jewish Day School

And a special “thank you” to Josh’s immediate and extended family: Meghan & Ben Steinharter, Alan & Martha Steinharter, Adam & Annette, Noah & Sydney Steinharter, Yeshaya & Debbie Ballon and Sara Ballon.