CEO Letters

CEO Letter - 8.27.21

By Jenn Ross

Shana Tova! This year as much as ever, we would like to wish you a happy, healthy, and safe new year.

The wellbeing of our JCC participants and our community has always been important to us.  During the pandemic, we have dedicated extraordinary energies to ensure health and s…

CEO Letter - 8.13.21

By Jenn Ross


The foundatio­­­­n of a strong society is built upon the education we offer to our children. I am proud to come to work every day knowing that we play a pivotal role in this effort. Throughout the 2020-2021 school year, the JCC has provided a safe place for children to …

CEO Letter - 7.30.21

By Jenn Ross


On July 11, more than 2,000 people attended the No Fear Rally in Washington, D.C. to fight back against anti-Semitism. 

There were numerous powerful speeches, many of them citing the dangerous trend of anti-Semitism being couched as “just” anti-Zionism. They are one a…

CEO Letter 7.16.21

By Jenn Ross

It is such a pleasure to be back at Green Hills with our community. Make sure to visit when you can – the pool and surrounding grounds are a perfect respite from this extremely hot summer on a day off, as an alternate remote work space, and beyond.  Many thanks to the hardwo…

CEO Letter 7.2.21

By Jenn Ross


When I think of our Jewish community, the word “Hamish”, Yiddish for homelike or warm, comes to mind.

I value the strong interconnectivity of our Jewish and broader community, which embraces community members regardless of their congregational affiliation.  Even befor…