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We’ll be there for you.

We’ve cultivated an unbelievable team of dedicated, caring, warm, sensitive, authentic and non-judgemental staff and teachers.

Our mission is to hold our students’ hands while supporting every up and down. We’ll be there to celebrate the journey unconditionally.

Jewessence Alysha Schneider

Alysha Schneider

Executive Director

Jewessence Shalva Schneider

Shalva Schneider, LCSW


Jewessence Ariel Miller

Ariel Miller, MSW


Jewessence Tammy Goldschneider

Tammy Goldschneider

Educational Director

Jewessence Miki Crouse

Miki Crouse

Programming Director

Jewessence Cheryl Soltz

Cheryl Soltz

Admissions Coordinator

Jewessence Penina Steinbruch

Penina Steinbruch

Logistics Coordinator

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Penina Epstein, MSW

Social Worker

Jewessence Tehila Marmurstein

Tehila Marmurstein

Social Work Intern


  • Rivka Pesha Alter

  • Miryam Sara Beda

  • Michal Braha

  • Rabbi Eli Deutsch

  • Ariel Fishman

  • Claire Goodman

  • Sara Kohn

  • Cheryl Nayowitz

  • Chedva Neff

  • Rabbi Menachem Nissel

  • Ariella Schiller

  • Rabbi Brian Schneider

  • Rabbi Yitzchak Shurin

  • Kelila Slonim

  • Rabbi Bouch Smith

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