Ira Kamens

In Their Own Words


Golf: 12th Maccabiah
National Golf Chairman
Maccabi USA Leadership
Board of Directors

Ira first got involved with Maccabi USA in the early ‘80s and was mentored by the late Dr. Sam Newman in running golf tournaments and organizing the golf team to participate in the Maccabiah and Pan Am Maccabi Games.

He was the Head Coach for the 12thMaccabiah Golf team which won the team gold and has been involved with multiple Maccabiah USA Organizing Committees.  Ira’s passion and love for Judaism, sports and kids is what has kept him involved for so long.

Ira is a strong leader who has been involved with the growth of Maccabi USA.  He was the owner and President of Clarion Advertising and regularly provides consults with the organization on its communication projects.

In addition to his volunteer work with Maccabi USA, Ira is involved with multiple organizations in the Philadelphia area.  He currently resides in Langhorne, PA with his significant other, Bonnie Tucker, and has two children.