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Benderson Family Building

Benderson Family Building
716-688-4033
2640 N. Forest Road
Amherst, NY 14068
Hours | Directions
Tue, Aug 11th

Benderson Family Building

Holland Family Building
716-886-3145
787 Delaware Avenue
Buffalo, NY 14209
Hours | Directions
Tue, Aug 11th

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Benderson Family Building716-688-4033
2640 N. Forest RoadAmherst,NY14068
Hours | Directions
Amherst Hours: Tue, Aug 11th Get Directions
Holland Family Building716-886-3145
787 Delaware AvenueBuffalo,NY14209
Hours | Directions
Buffalo Hours: Tue, Aug 11th
Closed for Virtual Classes Only
8:00 am - 7:45 pm
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Executive Team

NameTitleExtensionEmail
Rick ZakalikExecutive Director(716) 204-2071rzakalik@jccbuffalo.org
Patty SimonsonAssociate Executive Director(716) 204-2073pattysimonson@jccbuffalo.org
Joe ModicamoreChief Financial Officer(716) 204-2072jmodicamore@jccbuffalo.org
Pam MarinSr. Human Resources Director(716) 204-2074pammarin@jccbuffalo.org
James MorganSr. Director Facilities Operations(716) 204-2075jamesmorgan@jccbuffalo.org

Benderson Family Building (amherst)

NameTitleExtensionEmail
Betsy AbramsonEarly Childhood Director(716) 204-2082babramson@jccbuffalo.org
Babysitting(716) 688-4114 x318
Connor BlackFitness Floor Manager(716) 688-4114 x321cblack@jccbuffalo.org
Nate CoxAquatics Manager/American Red Cross(716) 204-2085ncox@jccbuffalo.org
Fee Assistance(716) 688-4114 x306
Michael GarciaCamp Centerland Director(716) 204-2078mgarcia@jccbuffalo.org
Laurie GreenspanMarketing Director(716) 204-2088lgreenspan@jccbuffalo.org
Debbie GrossEarly Childhood Assistant(716) 204-2083debbiegross@jccbuffalo.org
Hollis Mahaney HabermehlGroup Fitness Manager(716) 204-2070hhabermehl@jccbuffalo.org
Jordana HalpernDevelopment Director & JRT Managing Director(716) 204-2255jhalpern@jccbuffalo.org
Whitney HromowykMember Services Representative(716) 204-2077whromowyk@jccbuffalo.org
Sharon KostinerMembership Director(716) 204-2081sharonkostiner@jccbuffalo.org
Debbie ManzellaAccounts Payable(716) 204-2253dlm@jccbuffalo.org
Myers Family Tel Aviv Café(716) 688-4114 x319
Jonathan PalmaAquatics Director(716) 688-4114 x370jpalma@jccbuffalo.org
Patricia QuinnCultural Arts Assistant(716) 688-4114 x335pquinn@jccbuffalo.org
Todd SchifferleGeneral Manager, Health Fitness & Recreation(716) 204-2254tschifferle@jccbuffalo.org
Sarah SchuppenhauerGraphic Designer/Digital Marketing Assistant(716) 204-2087smastandrea@jccbuffalo.org
Doris ShearnChildren's/Camping Assistant(716) 204-2079dshearn@jccbuffalo.org
Charmaine TwarozekHealth, Fitness & Recreation Assistant(716) 204-2256cmt@jccbuffalo.org
Nicholas UtzSupervisor of Children’s After School Program
and Leadership Staff for Day Camping Services
(716) 688-4114 x303nickutz@jccbuffalo.org
Kara WrazenStaff Accountant(716) 688-4114 x323kwrazen@jccbuffalo.org
Katie WzontekCultural Arts Director(716) 204-2084kwzontek@jccbuffalo.org

Holland Family Building (Buffalo)

NameTitleExtensionEmail
Rob BariAssistant Membership Director(716) 886-3172 x410rbari@jccbuffalo.org
Kathy D'OstrophGroup Fitness Manager(716) 886-3172 x404kdostroph@jccbuffalo.org
Christine DusherDirector of Children's Services(716) 886-3172 x420cdusher@jccbuffalo.org
Lisa EdelmanEarly Childhood Assistant(716) 886 -3172 x417ledelman@jccbuffalo.org
Kathy GoodwinAdult Services Coordinator(716) 886-3172 x407kgoodwin@jccbuffalo.org
Bob LajeunesseGeneral Manager, Health Fitness & Recreation(716) 886-3172 x402blajeunesse@jccbuffalo.org
Mira LevitanAssistant Director of Early Childhood(716) 886-3172 x460mlevitan@jccbuffalo.org
Personal Training Office(716) 886-3172 x404
Barbara Stone RedenEarly Childhood Director(716) 886-3172 x408barbarareden@jccbuffalo.org
Amanda ReedAquatics Director(716) 886-3172 x411areed@jccbuffalo.org
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