Director of JCC Maccabi and JCC Chai Sports JEREMY BLUSTEIN

Jeremy Blustein is the Director of JCC Maccabi and JCC Chai Sports. Jeremy has been an integral part of the organization since its inception in 2009.His primary roles are operating the introductory, development, house league and rep/elite programs that we offer. Jeremy is also the Delegation Head for Toronto’s JCC Maccabi Games Delegation, and is also a key figure in all major tournaments and events.

Jeremy has represented Canada internationally at Pan Am Maccabi Games. He was also a community host for Israel Ice Hockey and is involved in numerous charities in the community.

Operations Manager MICHAEL COHN

Michael Cohn comes to us from Milwaukee, WI., where he brings experience from the professional sports world and a background in Jewish Community. He also worked for Centre Camp for several summers, getting to the know the Jewish community in Toronto, and assisting the camp with their operations.

Michael provides JCC Chai Sports with exceptional customer service to our current and potential clients, meeting and exceeding their needs by providing friendly, helpful and efficient program information and registration services. He is always the first point of contact, and is involved in almost all of our programs including house league, elite, tournaments and JCC Maccabi.

Sports Administrator LAUREN BRAITER

Lauren Braiter comes from both a Social Service and Sport Management background where she has applied these programs, primarily, in administrative and customer services roles. Lauren has always had a passion for sports and has been playing hockey for over 15 years. She also participates in slo-pitch and has previously participated in soccer.

Lauren is the first point of contact to Chai Sports. She delivers customer service excellence through a knowledgeable service approach to answer inquiries from members as well as non-members by email and phone. Lauren is involved with all of our leagues and programs from ‘Learn to Play’ sports all the way up to the Maccabi Games. She is thrilled to be part of the JCC Chai Sports team and looks forward to growing our programs!