Director of Jewish Engagement + Innovation
Fostering and strengthening our members’ connection to Jewish tradition is Robin Gossett, SJJCC’s Ruth And Saul Weinberger Center For Jewish Life + Learning’s Director of Jewish Engagement + Innovation. Robin has a lifetime of experience working with children and bringing Judaism to life. She is a formidable Jewish educator who spent the majority of her career as a teacher at Solomon Schechter School of Queens and then as the founding Director of Eisner Day Camp, which she ran from 1991 through 2015. From 2010 to 2019, Robin worked as a Jewish educator within the Reform Temple of Forest Hills and then at Temple Beth El of Great Neck. At the JCC, Robin spearheads all Jewish Life + Learning activities including weekly events like Taste of Torah, along with celebrations such as Purim.