Below are some of the IJA volunteers who have dedicated their time to assist with the smooth running of the 2021 IJA Festival. This list of IJA Festival Contacts will continue to be added to as more volunteers come on board. If you’re interesting in volunteering, please contact us.

Core Team

  • Ross Berenson

    Festival Director
  • Afton Benson

    Co-Director and Treasurer
  • Paris

    Outreach & Diversity
  • Shivella Schwab

    Festival Registrar
  • Noel Yee

    Director Assistant
  • Amy Wieliczka

    Director Assistant
  • Dave Pawson

    Workshop Co-Coordinator
  • Emily Brancel

    Workshop Co-Coordinator
  • Matan Presberg

    Marketing Director

Events

  • Viveca Gardiner

    Championships Co-Director
  • Neilfred Picciotto

    Championships Co-Director
  • Benjamin Domask-Ruh

    Youth Showcase Director
  • Rion Fish

    Flow Show Director
  • Emily Moore

    Joggling Championships Director
  • Merry Spahr

    Numbers Competition Co-Director
  • David Cain

    Numbers Competition Co-Director
  • Scott Cain

    Numbers Competition Co-Director
  • Eric Shibuya

    Raffler Extraordinaire