Mask Up! In response to Governor Murphy reinstating a public health emergency, we would like to remind all members and guests of our mask policy. Masks are required for ALL entering the JCC, in common areas and hallways regardless of vaccination status. Please come with your own mask, adjust over nose and mouth prior to entering our building. We appreciate your support in keeping our community safe.

Alyssa Schiffman

Director of Board Engagement
Executive Staff & Administration


Bachelor of Arts in Communications and Public Policy at DePaul University
Master of Science in Public Service (Nonprofit) Management at DePaul University

Quick Facts

  • Alyssa loves to hike and wander around the mountains and meadows of northern New Jersey and the Catskills.
  • Alyssa has been at the JCC since 2021

Alyssa is an experienced non-profit professional who has spent almost 15 years working with the boards of mission-centered higher education institutions, including Barnard College in New York City and DePaul University in Chicago. She is a passionate proponent of good governance practices and seeks the best way to engage individual board members to help them perform their critical fiduciary and service responsibilities. 

I assist the board with their important fiduciary and service responsibilities.

Her accomplishments include designing and implementing a thorough on-boarding process that encompasses the first year of board service and transitioning two boards to sustainable and effective paperless meetings. Alyssa has a BA in Communication and Public Policy and a MS in Public Service (Nonprofit) Management, both from DePaul University. She is excited to be a part of the JCC and to be of service to the community where she has made her home for the past few years.

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