Regional Officers


CHUSY is the Chicago region of USY and includes local chapters in the greater Chicago area.

Position Name
President Ashley Gitles
Executive VP Mackenzie Ball
Israel Affairs VP Madison Rosengard
Religion/Education VP Benjamin Robins
Social Action/Tikun Olam VP Mayrov Bader
Membership/Kadima VP Paige Star
Communications VP Allison Finn


CRUSY is the Central Region of USY and includes local chapters from parts of Indiana, all of Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio, Western Pennsylvania and West Virginia.

Position Name
President Jada Pressman
Israel Affairs VP Coby Robbins
Religion/Education VP Aryeh Gamer
Social Action/Tikun Olam VP Maya Zimmerman
Membership/Kadima VP Maya Greller
Communications VP Maya Deutch


ECRUSY is the Eastern Canadian region of USY and includes local chapters from the province of Ontario.

Position Name
President Liat Wolfish
Executive/Israel Affairs VP Eliana Mitzmacher
Social Action/Tikun Olam VP Olivia Stal
Religion/ Education VP Mattityahu Lander
Membership/ Kadima VP Leah Sandler
Communications VP Riley Burstyn


EMTZA is the Midwest region of USY and includes local chapters from Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota, Minnesota, Wisconsin, Nebraska, Iowa, Colorado, Missouri, Kansas, and Southeast Illinois.

Position Name
President Gabi Kotovsky
Executive VP Ilana Boyer
Israel Affairs VP Aviva Clauer
Religion/Education VP Alana Weiser
Social Action/Tikun Olam VP Leo Holcomb
Membership/Kadima VP Mitchell Smith
Communications VP Shira Pellegrino

Far West

Far West is the Pacific Southwest region of USY and includes local chapters from the southern part of California, Arizona, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah, and Hawaii.

Position Name
President Marc Berger
Executive/Programming VP Adam Krasilovsky
Israel Affairs VP Emily King
Religion/Education VP Noah Kronsburg
Social Action/Tikun Olam VP Maytal Lefkowitz
Membership/Programming VP Benjamin Mathews
Communications VP Samantha Landay
Parliamentarian Talia Diamond


Hagalil is the New Jersey region of USY and includes local chapters from Northern New Jersey and part of Staten Island, NY.

Position Name
President Ethan Schenker
Executive/Israel Affairs VP Shayna Goldwasser
Religion/Education VP Ethan Kampel
Social Action/Tikun Olam VP Jordyn Weintraub
Membership/Programming VP Ophir Filhart
Communications VP Maya Nahary


HaNegev is the Southeastern region of USY and includes local chapters from southern North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Florida, Alabama, Mississippi, Tennessee and Arkansas.

Position Name
President Ethan Bengelsdorf
Religion/Education VP Leora Frank
Israel Affairs VP Mimi Libow
Social Action/Tikun Olam VP Clementine Schwartz
Membership/Kadima VP Jacob Chernin
Exec/Communications VP Zack Goldstein
Arvot Subregional President
Mercaz Subregional President
Ein Gedi Subregional President


Formally Hanefesh/NERUSY, HaNer includes local chapters from Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Rhode Island.

Position Name
President Avi Wiederhorn
Religion/Education VP EmmaChaya Lipton-Praver
Israel Affairs/Programming VP Sam Gornstein
Social Action/Tikun Olam VP Lily Temkin
Membership/Kadima VP Sarah Berk
Communications VP Emma Hait
Israel Affairs/ Programming VP Gabriel Klawans


METNY is the Metropolitan New York region of USY and includes local chapters from Manhattan, Queens, Brooklyn, Long Island, Rockland, Orange County, Westchester, and Greenwich, CT.

Position Name
President Kayla Roth
Executive/Israel Affairs VP Ella Cetina
Religion/Education VP Risa Rogers
Social Action/Tikun Olam VP Boaz Ginzburg
Membership/Kadima VP Gabe Lerner
Communications VP Kayla Lerner
Emek Divisional President Dahlia Segal
Ruach Divisional President Caroline Kronenfeld
Sababa Divisional President


Formerly EPA/Hagesher region, Mizrach includes local chapters from Eastern Pennsylvania, the greater Philadelphia area, southern New Jersey, and Delaware.

Position Name
President Raquel Sloves
Executive Programming VP
Israel Affairs VP
Religion/Education VP
Social Action/Tikun Olam VP
Membership/Programming VP
Communications VP Jonah Adler

New Frontier

New Frontier is the Northern California region of USY and includes local chapters from Reno, NV.

Position Name
President Gabriela Bernstein
Executive/Programming VP Rachel Tokarski
Religion/Education VP Rikki Kapiloff
Social Action/Tikun Olam VP Mika Amir
Membership/Kadima VP Galit Moff
Israel Affairs VP Yuval Bochner Lowenberg
Communications VP Esti Shapiro

Pinwheel USY

Pinwheel is the Pacific Northwest region of USY and includes local chapters from Washington State, Oregon, and Idaho and British Columbia and Alberta in Canada.

Position Name
President Aria Levitt
Exec/Prog VP Naomi Borodin
Israel Affairs VP Yona Berger
Religion/Education VP Yair Infeld
Social Action/Tikun Olam VP Jacob Glass
Membership/Kadima VP Alex Sayres
Communications VP Suzi Ward


Seaboard includes local chapters from Maryland, Virginia, the District of Columbia, and northeastern North Carolina.

Position Name
President Jason Altneu
Israel Affairs VP
Religion/Education VP Apollo Kronfield
Social Action/Tikun Olam VP Jessica Horn
Membership/Kadima VP
Communications VP Max Penn


SWUSY is the Southwestern region of USY and includes local chapters from Texas, Oklahoma and Louisiana.

Position Name
President Jerry Deblois
Israel Affairs/Programming VP
Religion Education/Culture VP Garcia Mejia Jacobson
Social Action/Tikun Olam VP
Membership/Kadima VP Naomi Love
Communications VP


Tzafon is the Northeastern region of USY and includes local chapters from upstate New York and eastern Massachusetts.

Position Name
Israel Affairs VP
Religion/Education VP
Social Action/Tikun Olam VP
Membership/Kadima VP
Communications VP