Our Team

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Our Team

pic_segalNachum Segal
Host/Executive Producer/President
Nachum Segal has been the host of JM in the AM, Jewish Moments in the Morning, since September 1983. A graduate of Yeshiva College, Nachum began his radio career at Yeshiva University’s on-campus radio station, WYUR, in 1981.
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K049Miriam L. Wallach
General Manager/ Host: That’s Life
Miriam L. Wallach began her career with NSN six years ago as a host and producer before being named GM. A frequent contributor on FOX Business and blogger for CNBC, Miriam is also a media consultant and hosts the radio program “That’s Life” (Thurs @10:30amET, www.nachumsegal.com), named for her successful newspaper column and blog.
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pic_fertigMayer Fertig
Host: The Stunt Show
Mayer Fertig is chief communications officer of the Orthodox Union. He is a journalist, broadcaster and news executive who has been heard on the air and worked behind the scenes in radio, television and print in the New York-New Jersey area since 1989, when he became a regular substitute on JM in the AM at age 19.
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pic_finkelsteinAvrumi Finkelstein
Executive Assistant/ Engineer/ Host: Saturday Night Segal
Abraham Finkelstein, AKA Executive Assistant Avrumi has been part of the NSN/working in Nachum Segal’s radio & internet world for just over 8 years.
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pic_fraginMichael Fragin
Host: Spin Class Politics with Michael Fragin
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pic_gorfJordan B. Gorfinkel
Host: The Stunt Show
JORDAN B. GORFINKEL (aka “Gorf”) is a veteran comic book editor & writer, newspaper cartoonist and music & video producer, as well as the proud father of four children. As a DC Comics editor for nearly a decade, Jordan B. Gorfinkel was front and center in a 400% growth of the Batman franchise, including an explosion of licensed products and…
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pic_haglerEli Hagler
Host: The OU presents the Jewish Reaction

Eli Hagler is the Assistant Director of Yachad/National Jewish Council for Disabilities. Having completed his undergraduate degree in Business Management and Real Estate from Yeshiva University, Eli continued to work at YU for 5 years.
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pic_harraryCharlie Harary
Host: The Boardroom and The Book of Life

Charlie Harary is a prolific speaker who has traveled all over the country and abroad speaking for organizations, schools, universities and institutions on a variety of topics and to audiences of various sizes and affiliations. He has created dozens of videos that have received worldwide attention reaching hundreds of thousands of people in over 15 countries.
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JITC Headshot final 5 shrunkAllison Josephs
Host: Jew in the City Speaks

Allison Josephs is the founder and director of Jew in the City and is the Partner in Torah mentor to actress Mayim Bialik. She was named one of NJOP’s “Top Ten Jewish Influencers” in 2012 and was one of the Jewish Week’s 36 under 36 in 2013. She received her B.A. from Columbia University in Philosophy and lives with her husband and four children minutes from the George Washington Bridge.
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pic_koppelZalman Koppel
Engineer/ Host: Tuesday Live Lunch
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pic_nachmanNaomi Nachman
Host: Table for Two
Naomi Nachman, who hails from Sydney, Australia, has appeared in her own TV specials on the Jewish Life TV network featuring her cooking demonstrations. She has also been a guest host on the QVC TV network and has been featured in cookbooks…
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Sammy Schaechter
Host: The Stunt Show
Hailing from sunny Los Angeles, California, Sammy Schaechter graduated Yeshiva University majoring in Psychology and minoring in Judaic Studies. Sammy works at SINAI Schools in Teaneck, NJ teaching and running special programming. Additionally, Sammy is the Youth Services Coordinator for the National Council of Young Israel as well as a singer for Pella Singers A Capella group…
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pic_weingartenMeir Weingarten
Host: The Israel Show/ Guest Host: JM in the AM

The other JM “mayor”, Meir Weingarten is often confused with Mayer Fertig, a wonderful compliment. He usually assures the mistaken listener that in fact he IS Mayer Fertig confusing the issue all the more so.
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pic_weingastMattes Weingast
Producer/ Host: JM Sunday/Guest Host: JM in the AM/ Sub Divider
Mattes has been associated with Jewish programming on WFMU longer than any current staff member, having volunteered for the first of many marathons of the fledgling “Hebrew & Jewish Program” in 1978.
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Elliot Weiselberg
Host: Court Report
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LeorazomickshrunkLeora Zomick
Host: The Stunt Show
Leora was born and raised in Teaneck NJ. She went to Moriah, Bat Torah and Maayanot then got her GED and went to Touro Lander College for women instead of 12th grade. She spent the year in Shaalvim for women last year and is now in Touro nursing school.
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pic_zomickMark Zomick
Producer/ Host: The Stunt Show/Guest Host: JM in the AM/ Streamer
Mark was born in good old New York City back in in the day. His first meeting with the JM extended family occurred before he was born as his parents lived in the same Washington Heights apartment as Rabbi & Shevy Yudin.
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zweig 2014Yossi Zweig
Host: The Z Report, Wednesday Live Lunch &  Top 9@9

Jewish Music aficionados will immediately recognize Yossi Zweig’s name as the publisher of JE Magazine—the first full color monthly that gave over 30, 000 Jewish music fans a unique “front-stage/back stage”…
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Honorary Members

pic_gordonDaniel Gordon
Host: The Stunt Show
Daniel Gordon is President Richard M. Joel’s Deputy Chief of Staff at Yeshiva University. In this capacity, Daniel works to ensure that President Joel is able to function effectively and works closely with members of the Office of the President to ensure the President and Office of the President are responsive…
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pic_katzRobert Katz
Guest Host: JM in the AM/ Pledge Reader
When not rooting for the Mets, Jets and Nets (he likes alliteration…he would also like at least ONE championship some time soon!), Robert is a senior professional for a major Jewish non-profit organization
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LightstoneAryeh Lightstone
Host: Tech Talk
Rabbi Aryeh Lightstone is currently the Chief Creative Officer and Co-Founder of Mekorot Education. Prior to becoming one of the leaders in Jewish education and innovation, Aryeh served as regional director of the NY NCSY for seven years while also serving in a variety of rabbinic roles on Long Island. As a graduate of Yeshiva University and having achieved Rabbinic ordination from RIETS, Aryeh has been deeply involved with education and teens for the past decade.
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pic_randiRandi Sorscher Wartelsky
Host: Something to Talk About

Randi Sorscher Wartelsky is an award-winning journalist who has been involved with JM in the AM and the Nachum Segal Network for more than 13 years.
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