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Board of Directors

The Towson University Hillel Governing Board is a group of dedicated volunteers (alumni, faculty, students and community members) who further the mission and work of Towson University Hillel. Board members are selected for their specialized knowledge, experience, skills and desire to enhance Jewish life for Towson University students. The roles of the Board are to hire and oversee the work of the Executive Director, provide guidance to the staff, help set policies, ensure the fiscal health of the organization, serve as a connection between TU Hillel and the community, and connect with students.

BOARD CHAIR
Matthew Lipsky ‘96

VICE CHAIR
Emily Levin

TREASURER
Neal Shaivitz ‘96

SECRETARY
Sheryl Cooper

IMMEDIATE PAST CHAIR
Adam Baumwald ’00

PAST CHAIR
Craig Lestner ’99

BOARD MEMBERS
Zachary Ament ‘12
Larry Amsterdam
Michelle Damareck ’97
Deena Dermer
Abram Fox (faculty)
Barry Gittlen (faculty)
Jonathan Havens Esq.
Dov Hoffman ‘10
Judy Macks (faculty)
Austin Nusbaum ‘08
Michael Schwartzberg ‘94
Diane Seegull
Jacob Simone ‘11
Jodi Teitelman ’20
Jacob Wolf ’09
Ellen Kahan Zager

STUDENT REPRESENTATIVES
Brett Gelfand
Jenna Heisman
Sydney Marantz
Aliya Smelkinson
Chad Suissa

Rosh Hashanah

The Jewish New Year is on its way,
So, it’s time to order your beautiful Rosh Hashanah packages from TU Hillel today!

Click the link below to order for yourself, a TU student, friends or family,
And the recipient will get everything needed to celebrate the chag and ring in 5783!

Orders must be placed by 10am on Sunday, September 7, 2022,
Local deliveries will be made on Sunday morning, September 18th, and when it’s revealed that this awesome holiday gift is from you!

All proceeds from this fundraiser will help keep programs thriving for Jewish students at Towson University,
Todah rabbah for supporting this effort, and we wish a Shana Tovah to you and your family!

Click the link below to purchase your Rosh Hashanah packages today. 
The ordering deadline is Wednesday, September 7th so please make sure not to delay!

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