Barak Hermann is the Chief Executive Officer of the JCC of Greater Baltimore. Before coming to Baltimore, Barak was the Executive Director of the JCC of Central NJ for five years; before that was the Chief Operating Officer of JCC MetroWest and prior to that, he was the Assistant Executive Director. Barak began his JCC career, 20 years ago at the Suffolk Y JCC on Long Island where he held many positions during his almost nine years there. The last position he held was Program Director & Director of Eastern Long Island Services. Barak holds a Master’s degree in Social Work from Yeshiva University School of Social Work, Certificate from the Institute of Non Profit, a joint program of Columbia University and UJA Federation of NY, and he is a graduate of the JCC Association Executive Development Program. Barak has been married to Cory for twenty years and they have three boys: Jacob, Zachary, and Jonah.