Contact Ramah Poconos

To get in touch with someone from the professional team, please email the appropriate staff member by clicking the links below. Or, to reach us via telephone, please call our office phone at 215-885-8556: select the individual you wish to speak to and leave a voice mail. Those messages will be delivered via email to our professional team, and we will get back to you from our remote work stations.


Year Round Staff Members

Rabbi Joel Seltzer
Executive Director

Rachel Dobbs Schwartz
Overnight Camp Director

Bruce Lipton
Director of Finance & Operations

Miryam Seid
Director of Institutional Advancement

Leah Schatz
Program Director

Rachael Abrams, LCSW-C
Director of Camper Care and Staff Development

Orlee Krass
Tikvah Director

Tobi Afran
Camp Communications Director and Special Projects Coordinator

Debbie Lacks

Alexis Lubianetsky
Development Assistant

Marla Schimmel

Deb Srulevich
Office Manager

Benjy Goldberg
Director of Retreats & Assistant Director of Operations

Susan Schwartzman
Head Nurse

Elana Rivel
Day Camp Director




Address: 2618 Upper Woods Road * Lakewood, PA 18439
Phone: 570.798.2504
Fax: 570.798.2049


Address: 2100 Arch Street * Philadelphia, PA 19103
Phone: 215.885.8556
Fax: 215.885.8905