Staff Directory

[Please note: Those with “VM” have a voicemail only extension.]  We are currently working remotely during COVID-19.  The JFS main office number is 203-389-5599.  Please follow prompts to leave a voice mail for any staff member.  


Brian Prousky
Interim Chief Executive Officer 
Extension 113,

Alissa Wurtzel, LCSW
Mental Health Clinical Director
Extension 117,

Cathy Segal
Director of Finance and Administration
Extension 104,

Dinesh Perera, LMFT
Mental Health Clinician

Elanit Linder, LMSW
Aging Adult/Care Navigator Coordinator
Extension 114,

Heni Schwartz, LCSW
Mental Health Clinician
Extension 111,

Karen Merkel, PhD
Mental Health Clinician
Extension 103,

Mara Ginsberg
Volunteer Coordinator
Extension 119,

Marietta Tucker
Administrative Assistant
Extension 106,

Mokia Hull, LMSW
SOS Coordinator/Mental Health Clinician

Michael Hall
Finance & Donor Associate

Patrice Brown, LCSW
Care Navigator/Clinician
Extension 108,

Rachel Scolnic Dobin, LMSW
Holocaust Survivors Program
Extension 109,

Robbin Seipold
Development Director
Extension 105,

Sandy Hagan
Food Pantry Director; Coordinator of Agency Operations
Extension 121,

Sydney Perry
Community & Social Wellness Coordinator