Board of Directors

Jeff Mayerson

Coach Jeff has been coaching basketball for 15 years.  He is a certified NBA Clinician as well as a USA Basketball certified Coach. Jeff Founded Wolves Basketball Academy in 2013 with his two boys (Brett and Adam) and amazing wife Karen. Jeff Mayerson has held numerous positions in sales as well as senior sales management in the legal service/technology industry.   Jeff has two boys, Brett and Adam, and has been married to his wife Karen for 25 years. They all love their adorable dog Cookie.


Michael Freeman

Coach Michael has been coaching basketball for 15 years, and he is a certified NBA Clinician as well as a USA Basketball certified Coach. Michael continues to play basketball and loves to coach children of all skills and abilities. When not coaching, Michael has practiced as an at

torney in New Jersey and New York for more than 26 years. Michael’s family (Lisa, Rachel and Adam) have all helped with the Wolves Basketball Academy and look forward to each clinic.


Michael Mandelbaum

Michael is a partner in Mandelbaum & Mandelbaum, a family-owned legal and real estate firm based in West Orange, NJ.

Michael graduated from Princeton University in Princeton NJ Phi Beta Kappa, and Harvard Law School in Cambridge, MA Cum Laude. He is a member of the New Jersey and New York bars. Michael works with his father, David Mandelbaum and his three brothers Richard, Jeffrey and Jonathan Mandelbaum.

Michael is presently on the Board of Trustees at Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, CA. He was previously on the Board of Gill St. Bernards School, Gladstone, NJ, where he was the Chairman of the Buildings and Grounds Committee and recently was honored with The Lindabury-Thomas Trustee Award.

Michael is a member of Temple Beth-El in Somerville, NJ.

Peter Eisen

Peter Eisen is a Practical Compliance Manager at MarketCounsel since 2017.  MarketCounsel is the leading business and regulatory consultancy to the country’s preeminent independent investment advisers.  Peter consults investment advisers on the creation, maintenance and testing of their compliance programs.  Peter also creates and distributes training on specific compliance topics with an emphasis on regulatory compliance.  Prior to 2017, Peter spent 27 years as a compliance officer at Prudential.  Peter’s final position was as a Director of Compliance for Prudential’s fixed income investment adviser.  Originally from Livingston, NJ, Peter currently lives in Elmwood Park, NJ with his wife Laura and daughter Alora. Peter has been a dedicated volunteer coach for Wolves for 5 years.