Alyssa Schiffman

Chief Development Officer
Executive Staff & Administration, Development, Marketing


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 oversees the development and marketing offices, leading efforts to engage our members, donors, and community with our mission, values, and culture. Alyssa joined the JCC in 2021 as the Director of Board Engagement and took on leadership of all development activities shortly thereafter.  In her current role, she seeks to build upon the vibrant history of this amazing JCC by creating philanthropic partnerships and increasing programmatic engagement. She strongly believes the work our JCC is doing today will ensure a thriving Jewish community in Bergen County and beyond for generations to come.

Before joining the JCC, Alyssa spent over 15 years working at mission-centered higher education institutions. She resides in Fort Lee with her two cats and is strongly considering adopting a dog.

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