Barbara Lesser Schwartz
Barbara Lesser Schwartz grew up in North Adams, MA and received a B.S. degree in Music Education at the University of Bridgeport, CT. She taught in CT for a few years before changing her career direction to music publishing. She worked at Radmus Music Publishing and Warner Bros. Music Publishing in New York City for several years. Concurrently, she taught religious school at a local reform synagogue, Mahwah, NJ. For the past three summers, Barbara has been spiritual leader and tutor at Round Lake Camp, a Jewish special needs camp in the Poconos, PA. In addition to working at a local Reform synagogue, she taught at Barnert Temple, Franklin Lakes. Barbara is known for her gentle manner in teaching all children including special needs. She lives in Fair Lawn with her husband Michael and her two children, Jeremy and Shaina.