Jeff Cohen

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Villager Backstory: Jeff Cohen

Jeff Cohen prides himself on being a voice for those who are unable to speak for themselves. Having served as a correctional officer before retirement, the Village of Collier resident is already familiar with court procedures. "Growing up, I had an interest for working in law enforcement so I became...

Richard Donner Remembered: Jeff Cohen, Who Played Chunk in 'Goonies,' On Director's Astounding Generosity

Jeff Cohen first met Richard Donner while making “The Goonies,” the 1985 adventure classic about a group of misfit kids hunting for treasure. Cohen played Chunk, a mischevious preteen who loves ice cream and prank calls. Decades later, he credits Donner with coaxing out his performance, but Cohen owes more to the late director than a memorable role in an iconic film. Donner and his wife, Lauren Shuler Donner, paid his college tuition and provided a critical source of emotional and financial support when he needed it the most.

Zywave Appoints Jeff Cohen to Lead Carrier Expansion

Leading insurtech provider of cloud-based, sales management, client delivery, content and analytics solutions, Zywave, has named insurance industry veteran Jeff Cohen as senior vice president and responsible for the continued expansion of its high-growth carrier business. Cohen spent 17 years at Advisen, the foremost provider of data, media and technology...

Creative Alliance to present “SQUEAKY,” a new play by Baltimore native Jeff Cohen

On March 28, Creative Alliance will present a virtual reading of “SQUEAKY,” a new play by Baltimore native Jeff Cohen. Produced in collaboration with Guild Hall arts center of Long Island, SQUEAKY is a sequel to Men of Clay, Cohen’s award-winning play about Baltimore in the 1970s, which got its first reading at Creative Alliance in 2005.