Faculty & Staff

Our faculty and staff members are committed to the academic and professional success of every student. We work in harmony to ensure that our school is a friendly and nurturing community that provides excellent programs and operates with efficiency – all for the best interest of our students.

JETS Founder & Director

Rabbi Mayer Schmukler

Rabbi Schmukler founded JETS in 2005. He is responsible for the overall direction and development of JETS.

JETS Senior Staff

Smith, Naftali
Seewald, Mendy
Principal, Director of Mentorship Program
Krinsky, Boruch
Tauber, Elchonon
Director of Smicha Ordination Program
Engel, Yossi
Malka, Yossi
Director of Development
Perl, Sholem
Director of Outreach
Ron, Lior
Director of Marketing
Schmukler, Memem
Director of Operations
Schmukler, Leah
Event Coordinator

Trade & General Education Faculty

Albeg, Shahaf
Construction Teacher
Chanin, Aizik
Judaic Teacher
Ciero, Efraim
Music Teacher
Fleiderman, Gabriel
Math Teacher
Levin, Yosekh
Mashpia / Mentor
Haim, Jon
Muay Thai Teacher
Henderson, Damon
Culinary Teacher
Paleno, Gene
Weight Training Teacher
Raksin, Zalman
Guidance Counselor
Robertson, William
Physical Education Teacher
Schwartz, Tzvi
Recreational Activities Director
Seewald, Mordechai
Judaic Teacher
Shaposhnick, Leonard Joe
Real Estate Teacher
Zirkind, Mendel
Gemorah Teacher

Shluchim / Guidance Counselors

Ben Hayon, Nissim
Shaliach / Guidance Counselor
Brikman, Isser
Shaliach / Guidance Counselor
Elgarten, Yossi
Shaliach / Guidance Counselor
Fayershteyn, Mendel
Shaliach / Guidance Counselor
Naparstek, Dovi
Shaliach / Guidance Counselor
Sternbach, Schneur
Shaliach / Guidance Counselor
Zajac, Aba
Shaliach / Guidance Counselor

Support Staff

Carlbach, Mendel
Cowen, Aharon
Rappaport, Chaim
Kitchen Supervisor
Wilshansky, Shmulie
Dorm Supervisor

Advisory Committee

Avgi, Tiran
Construction & Development Advisor
Doherty, Dennis B.
Founder ProData Corporation
Dr. Fishbane, Simcha
Exec. Assistant To the President Touro College
Dr. Hamlin, Michael
Director of Institutional Research and Professor, Touro University Worldwide
Handelman, Ira D.
President of Handelman Consulting, Inc.
Dr. Luskin, Bernard
President & CEO, Moorpark College
Dr. Luskin, Toni Thomas
Professor, Media, Psychology and Education
Dr. Rome, Robert J. Ph.D
Psychological Consultant

Welcome to JETS.

A Strong Commitment to Student Success.