ECC Staff


Joel Silkoff

Facility Director, Camp Director, Coach, and Professional Role Model

Joel has been with the Easton Community Center for 15 years, since May of 2003. Previously he was the Youth and Sports Director as well as Program Director at the YMCA for 10 years.


Cyndi Blum

Office Manager

Cyndi has worked at the Easton Community Center for 15 years. She was born and raised in New Jersey but has been a resident of Easton for over 31 years. She is a graduate of Rutgers University and has been extremely active in her community. During her time in Easton Cyndi has gained experience as a former PTA president as well as a former board member for Habitat for Humanity and as a member of the founding board for the Easton Community Center itself. When she is not working, Cyndi is also very involved in work with the Mercy Learning Center, she is a proud mother of two, a proud stepmother of one, and a very proud grandmother of one.

Karen Kachele

Front Desk Receptionist

Karen has been with the Easton Community Center for over 10 years. Prior to that she has almost ten years of customer service experience in different industries. She has been a resident of Easton for over 30 years and lives with her husband Andy, and two dogs, Tipper and Samantha. Karen is a skilled vegetable gardener and last year managed to reach a personal milestone and donate over 1,000 lbs of food to the Bridgeport Rescue Mission. She enjoys cooking and is an enthusiastic hockey fan; having held season tickets for the Yale Men’s Hockey Team for the last 12 years.