GT Student Leadership
The backbone of Hillel's student-led and student-driven model, students serve in a wide array of leadership positions to envision robust Jewish life on campus while receiving dedicated mentorship and supervision from Hillel's professional staff.
President – Brett Roth ‘22
Vice President – Julianne Schneider ‘22
VP of Finance – Alex Bulanov ‘23
VP of Israel Programs and Community Outreach – Ruthie Stolovitz ‘23
Co-VP of First-Year Engagement – Jared Rakusin ‘23
Co-VP of First-Year Engagement – Ashley Freedman ‘23
SHABBAT AND HOLIDAYS COMMITTEE
The Shabbat and Holidays committees plans programs and events around weekly Shabbat dinners and each Jewish Holiday. From S’mores in the Sukkah to Shabbat it the Garden, this is the committee that brings Jewish traditions to life.
Members: Sarah Kaufman, Kayley Beard, Evelyn Herskovits, Lilly Sitver, Lilei Turiansky, Ethan Weinstock, Jacob Sloman
SOCIAL PROGRAMING COMMITTEE
Whether it’s game nights, a tailgate for a GT Football game, BBQ’s, or exploring Atlanta, the social committee puts on programs where you can hang out in a casual environment, meet other Jewish students, and simply have a good time.
Members: Justin Zandstra, Taylor Herold, Ben Ventimiglia
WOMENS PROGRAMS COMMITTEE
The Women’s committee creates space for Jewish women to meet one another, socialize, learn, and explore their identity.
Samantha Hartz, Emily Glatter, Jess Hertzberg
The Israel committee works to plan educational and social events that promote Israeli culture on campus. Their biggest project is planning Israel Fest in the spring.
Members: Ruthie Stolovitz, Niv Magril, Ben Ventimiglia
21+ PROGRAMS COMMITTEE
Network with other 21+ Jews! This committee plans events like ‘sip and paint’ or our classis ‘Jews with Brews’ at local Atlanta Breweries. Whatever the event, this is a great place to meet older students and network.
Members: Samantha Hartz, Ben Engelman, Rebecca Sheiner, Ben Zusmann, Jeremy Colton, Sammie Hardy
OUTDOORS AND SPORTS COMMITTEE
Offering students a chance to get outside and get active, this committee brings Jewish students together in the great outdoors!
Members: Niv Magril, Ben Engelman, Jamie Rosenblum