J & R Day Camp Directors - JCC DayCamps

J & R Day Camp Directors

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Camp Director(s)

Lewis Sohinki
J&R Day Camps, Squirrel Hill Specialty Camps, Noar and Bogrim Travel Camp -- Director

Lewis has served as director at Camp Northland, outside of Toronto, and previously served for four summers as the director of B’nai B’rith Perlman Camp in the Poconos. Lewis, the product of two seasoned JCC professionals, serves on the Executive Leadership Institute of the Foundation for Jewish Camp. He has worked as youth counselor in the Reform movement, the Baltimore Council BBYO director, and the Teen Services Supervisor at the JCC of Houston. He earned a Master of Social Work degree from the University of Maryland and a Master of Jewish Communal Service from Baltimore Hebrew University.

[email protected] | 412-697-3537 | Summer

Kathryn Whitlatch
Assistant Director of the Children, Youth & Family Division and J&R Day Camp -- Assistant Director

Katie is a graduate from the University of Pittsburgh School of Law. She has a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Carnegie Mellon University and a Professional Certification in Secondary Social Studies from the University of Pittsburgh School of Education. Katie is eager to jump into the day-to-day goings on and to more broadly share her enthusiasm, creativity and commitment with the JCC and the entire Greater Pittsburgh community.

[email protected] | 412-697-3540 | Summer

Abby Blackmon
Program Coordinator for the Children, Youth and Family Department and J&R Day Camp -- Program Coordinator

Abby Blackmon serves as the Program Coordinator for the Children, Youth and Family Department and J&R Day Camp. Originally from Rochester, NY, Abby attended Duquesne University where she received her B.S. in Social Studies Secondary Education in 2016. Abby has worked at J&R for the past four summers and she is so excited to be returning for her fifth! Previously, Abby has worked as a counselor at both J&R and Noar and Bogrim Travel Camp as well as spending the last two summers as a Unit Leader at J&R. During the school year, Abby assists to coordinate the Clubhouse After School Program where she creates and organizes the daily activities and schedules. She cannot wait to help create a summer that your child will never forget!

[email protected] | 412-697-3534 | Summer412-829-7707

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