JCC Camps at Medford
When you're a kid, every summer matters.

Meet the Directors


Beth Segal

Camp Director

Beth has over 28 years of experience at JCC’s in the Philadelphia region including positions as Aquatics Director, Health and recreation Director, regional JCC Without Walls Director, Program Director, Assistant Executive Director, 2 times JCC Maccabi Games Director and most recently the Executive Director of the Kaiserman JCC in Wynnewood.

In addition to the JCC, Beth’s camping experience includes 11 years at Sesame Rockwood Day Camp in Blue Bell, PA. As a member of the camp Leadership Team, she created amazing opportunities for campers to grow, thrive and make friendships for a lifetime in a safe environment.   Beth is thrilled to be back in the camp setting and to get to make memorable experiences for all of our JCC Camps at Medford campers!

Beth enjoys live music, gardening,  a wide variety of sports and  is also an equestrian. She has 2 sons; Craig who works at the Klein Branch JCC in Philadelphia and Brian who lives in Shanghai China.

Contact Beth!

Email: bsegal@jfedsnj.org
Phone (Summer): 609-654-5192 x100
Phone (Off Season): 856-424-4444 x1239

Sara Sideman, LSW

Assistant Camp Director

Sara loves being back home at the JCC Camps at Medford, where she worked as a counselor and advocate during her teen years.  She spent six years at the Kaplen JCC on the Palisades in Tenafly, NJ where she was the Director of Teen Services.  Sara loves camp, and she lives for the eight weeks each summer she gets to make incredible experiences for campers and staff!

Sara obtained her BA from Rutgers University and MSW from the Wurzweiler School of Social Work. Sara is married and has one son, Benny, who will be toddling around camp this summer!

Contact Sara!

Email: ssideman@jfedsnj.org
Phone (Summer): 609-654-5192 x101
Phone (Off Season): 856-424-4444 x1089