Jeff Goldblum, President of the JCC Board of Directors
Jeff Goldblum is a second-generation native of Stamford and a lifelong member of the JCC. He attended the JCC nursery school; attended day camp at the JCC, and spent his formative years enjoying all the JCC had to offer. Returning to Stamford after college, Jeff picked up where he left off, renewing old friendships, spending many hours on the basketball court, the health and fitness center and volunteering with children of all ages.
Jeff’s wife Risa is also life long JCC member. Their children Jordan, Elyse and Aaron all attended the JCC Sara Walker Nursery School and SummerPlace, and took part in many JCC programs. Risa and Jeff have been dedicated volunteers and lay leaders for many years, beginning when their children were in nursery school. They have hosted visiting Israeli officers, are active leaders on the Tzahal Shalom committee, and have worked on event, committees and initiatives too numerous to mention.
In 2006 Jeff the golf committee for the Stamford JCC Maccabi Games, and the Goldblums hosted Maccabi athletes in their home. In 2007, he was elected to the JCC board of directors and over the past seven years has served on the executive committee as assistant treasurer and first vice president. In 2011 he took a leadership role in the Center’s capital improvements campaign and facilities modernization.
For the past several years Jeff has chaired the JCC’s Julius B. and Edward Kuriansky Memorial Golf Outing, and this past year served as a co-chair on the journal committee for the annual spring gala.
A graduate of George Washington University, with a master’s degree from New York University, Jeff is the founder and CEO of SWC Office Furniture, the leading contract office furniture dealership in the Tri-State area. He is also a principal in the family’s real estate development and management business. In his spare time he enjoys physical fitness and golf.
The Goldblums currently reside in Pound Ridge, and are members of Congregation Agudath Sholom.