Mitch Mernick has been bringing the magic of radio to Camp Ramah since 2002. What started as a curiosity has become an integral part of the camp experience for campers, staff and alumni.
Shay Ron Mizrachi
Shay Ron Mizrachi joins us as station manager and voice over instructor for Radio Kol Ramah. A 21 year old native of Ra’anana, Israel, Shay has been producing music for the last 5 years. He has served in the IDF for the past 2 years and 10 months. Shay wants to “…make the campers experience better and to love self and Jewish culture”.
Jacob Varon is our American station manager. His involvement in radio includes earning his FCC amateur radio license and his own call sign, KD2IYQ. Jacob was an ozer (CIT) in radio in 2015 and joined us as a member of the staff last summer. He will also assist as instructor and control operator of our FCC licensed amateur radio station N2SJ. Jacob graduated form the Solomon Schechter High School of Westchester and is studying film at Columbia College of Chicago.
Eric Leiderman is part of Kol Ramah’s creative team (emeritus). Beginning his radio career as a camper and Gesher Ozer, Eric returned to Kol Ramah in Kayitz 2011 as Rosh Radio. During the following four summers he managed the station and expanding our online presence. Eric is a 2015 Intercollegiate Broadcasting System management award finalist for best social media director. He majored in sociology and religion and graduated from Binghamton University where he hosted a radio talkshow on WHRW 90.5FM. Eric is currently a research fellow at the Lookstein Center, Communications & Engagement coordinator at Fuchsberg Jerusalem Center and President & Co-Founder at Masorti on Campus. (In his spare time he listens to Kolramah.us!)
Yaniv Morozovsky is the creative force behind Kol Ramah. A radio professional, educator and journalist in Israel, Yaniv was formerly the Manager of Reshet Gimmel, the popular radio station of the Israel Broadcasting Authority, and now works as the head editor of 103FM website and as a dj on radio eco99fm, the leading local music station in Israel. Yaniv is working on Radio Kol Ramah since 2006, editing the music and jingles – and visiting camp almost every summer.