Staff & Board

Year Round Team

Founding Director

Yoni is a passionate and talented educator, activist and community builder, founded Eden Village Camp in 2008 with his wife, Vivian Lehrer Stadlin. In 2010, the Jewish Week recognized Yoni and Vivian as two of the “36 under 36” …

Simone Lindenbaum Ziv

Assistant Director

Simone is totally thrilled to be working at Eden Village. After graduating from McGill University, Simone worked for a sustainability non-profit in the Philadelphia area. Simone has grown up in camp and in community; she spent…

Josh Jacobs

Director of Camper Magic

Andrew Gurwitz Ziv

Associate Director

Beth Praver

Director of Parent Engagement

Amanda Playford

Registrar & Office Manager

Jacob Kose

Assistant Farm Director

Bobby Bauer

Facilities Manager

Rachel Posner


Brittany Dufresne

Communications Director

Aliza Heeren

Director of Teen Programs

Mick Harrington


Shelley Sloan, RN

Head Nurse

Rabbi Pesach Stadlin

Director of Life Sustainability & Spirituality

Tom Hidas

Executive Chef

Johanna Press

Director of Recruitment


Certified Comfort Dog

Board of Directors

Robert Levitan


Saul Andron

Nigel Austin

Peter Takiff

Julia Stalder

AJ Reisman

Lauren Wysmuller

Mel Comerchero

Eli Harary

Richard Shuster