Rick Nelson, Executive Director, JCC’s of Greater Toronto, Toronto, Canada

Nelson Rick photo

I supervise the Directors at the 3 JCCs in Toronto and oversee campus operations. Prior, I was the Executive Director at JCCs in Vancouver and Rhode Island, Assistant Director and interim Director of the Seattle JCC and Assistant Director in Houston. Following University, I taught and coached high school football, was an administrator and principal. I served on the steering committee and then opened the 1st JCC in Jacksonville, FL, beginning a 30 year career in JCCs.