Meet Our Team

Senior Management

Martin Englisher
Chief Executive Officer
menglisher@ywhi.org
212-569-6200 x212
Michael Fermaglich
Chief Operating Officer
mfermaglich@ywhi.org
212-569-6200 x210
Victoria Neznansky
Chief Development and Social Services Officer
vneznansky@ywhi.org
212-569-6200 x204
Martin Yafe
Chief Program Officer
myafe@ywhi.org
212-569-6200 x248
Stephen Chanelli
Chief Financial Officer
schanelli@ywhi.org
212-569-6200 x216

Management

Julio Aviles
Chef and Kitchen Manager
javiles@ywhi.org
212-569-6200
Adam Benmoise
Camp Twelve Trails Director
abenmoise@ywhi.org
212-569-6200 x236
Mara Bragg
Y Beginnings Parenting Center Manager
mbragg@ywhi.org
212-569-6200
Alex Fermin
SONYC Program Director, Harbor Heights
afermin@ywhi.org
212-569-6200
Diannys Figuereo
Accountant
dfiguereo@ywhi.org
212-569-6200 x213
Maggie Franco
External Youth Programs Managing Director
mfranco@ywhi.org
212-569-6200 x271
Deborah Gross
The Hudson Community Project: Safe at Home Director
dgross@ywhi.org
212-569-6200 x233
Susan Herman
Early Childhood Services Director
sherman@ywhi.org
646-738-6090
Diandria Hernandez
Center for Adults Living Well @ the Y Director
dhernandez@ywhi.org
212-569-6200 x211
Katherine Higuera-Mccoy
Elementary Programs Director
khiguera@ywhi.org
212-569-6200 x269
Elye Kornbluh
Controller
ekornbluh@ywhi.org
212-569-6200 x266
Lisa-Michelle Kucharz
Marketing & Communications Managing Director
lkucharz@ywhi.org
212-569-6200 x230
Phoenix Madera
Summer Youth Employment Program Director
pmadera@ywhi.org
212-569-6200 x217
Juan Mena
Facilities Director
maintanance@ywhi.org
212-569-6200
Roxanne Parets
Camp Twelve Trails Assistant Director
rparets@ywhi.org
212-569-6200 x273
Rabbi Ari Perten
Norman E. Alexander Center for Jewish Life Director
aperten@ywhi.org
212-569-6200
Rodger Ramallo
Physical Education & Fitness Director
rramallo@ywhi.org
212-569-6200 x255
Cyndi Rand
Jewish Educator and Creator of Bubbie's Kitchen
crand@ywhi.org
212-569-6200 x234
Laura Sanchez
Early Childhood Services Assistant Director
lsanchez@ywhi.org
212-569-6200 x274
Joseph Sannella
Administration & Human Resources Director
jsannella@ywhi.org
212-569-6200 x212
Yajaira Valle
Social Services Director
yvalle@ywhi.org
212 569-6200 x231
Natalie Villanueva
Summer Youth Employment Program Older Youth Director
nvillanueva@ywhi.org
212-569-6200 x239
Ann Votaw
Center for Adults Living Well @ the Y Health and Wellness Director
Avotaw@ywhi.org
212 569-6200 x221

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