Jodi Hotra, Camp Co-Director
Jodi has spent the last 14 years working at Camp Yachad. When Jodi is not working in camp, she loves snowboarding, and to be
outside playing with her 2 adorable young daughters. During camp, Jodi loves to see all of the campers smiling faces. She
also loves the energy so much that she wishes she could have it all year long!
Mallory Saks Zipkin, Camp Co-Director
During the year, Mallory spends her time planning for a great summer at Camp Yachad in the hope that all the campers and staff will feel like they are at home. In total, Mallory has spent 12 summers at Camp Yachad and has met so many close friends who, are now, like family to her. In 2000, Mallory was the FIRST and ONLY Camp Yachad “underage and unpaid CIT.” Mallory has an adorable puppy named Dexter who she loves to spend time with when she isn’t at the J!
Cathy Pizzella, Camp Administrator
Cathy has been at Camp Yachad for 17 years. She started as a counselor, became an Assistant Unit Head in travel camp and is now the
Camp Administrator. Cathy has spent a lot of time working with children at the JCC, and as a result, she is a familiar face and beloved
personality among Camp Yachad and JCC children.