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Continuity • Challenge • Innovation

We proudly commit to enhancing the remarkable meaning, purpose and substance of Jewish identity and the infusion of Jewish life in our broader society.

We fearlessly address challenging current issues and fervently provide opportunities for attaining knowledge, celebrating Jewish culture, engaging with the people and State of Israel and the gathering of and service to community locally and around the world.


Rabbi Peter J. Rubinstein

Director of Jewish Community and Bronfman Center for Jewish Life

Peter J. Rubinstein brings decades of experience as a congregational rabbi and as a leader in the Jewish and interfaith communities to his role as 92Y’s director of Jewish Community and the Bronfman Center for Jewish Life.

Rebecca Schoffer

Director of Jewish Family Engagement

Rebecca Schoffer originally hails from Margate, NJ. An alumna of Tufts University and the Atlantic Acting Conservatory, Rebecca has been teaching and working with children and the creative arts since moving to New York in 2008.

Chelsea Bassman

Director of Administration

Chelsea joined the 92Y Bronfman Center team in September 2014 after working at Central Synagogue as Rabbi Peter Rubinstein’s Executive Assistant since January 2012.

Jason Rosenberg

Program Coordinator

Jason Rosenberg is a New York native, who has always had a passion for growing global Jewish community. As Program Coordinator for the Bronfman Center for Jewish Life. Jason will work on our educational programs, special initiatives and other global innovative projects.

Melissa Cole

Assistant Director Programs and Events

Melissa Cole is a Long Island native who has found a home within 92Y‘s Jewish Life department. Melissa comes from an extensive camp background that fostered her love for enriching the lives of children of all ages.