Regional Officers

CHUSY

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

Position Name
President Geoffrey Gitles
Executive VP Ashley Star
Israel Affairs VP Stephanie Kallish
Religion/Education VP Maton Mlotek
Social Action/Tikun Olam VP Brandon Wagner
Membership/Kadima VP Jack Redfern
Communications VP Amelia Tehrani

CRUSY

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 Benji Himmel
Israel Affairs VP Oz Gamer
Religion/Education VP Elana Kolko
Social Action/Tikun Olam VP Daniel Bernstein
Membership/Kadima VP Emilie Tackett
Communications VP Eric Valinsky

ECRUSY

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

Position Name
President Nava Wolfish
Executive/Israel Affairs VP Shira Rudin
Religion/Education VP Aviya Krauss
Social Action/Tikun Olam VP Rory Sucharov-Gluck
Membership/Kadima VP Liat Wolfish
Communications VP Sari Weinroth

EMTZA

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 Gabriel Kaplan
Executive VP Anna Clauer
Israel Affairs VP Abby Kreisler
Religion/Education VP Ellior Rose
Social Action/Tikun Olam VP David Smith
Membership/Kadima VP Halle Wasserman
Communications VP Ayelet Prottas

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 Spencer Sacks
Executive/Programming VP Shannon Moss
Israel Affairs VP Benjamin Davis
Religion/Education VP Stephanie Sussman
Social Action/Tikun Olam VP Ayden Kligfeld
Membership/Programming VP Carly Klinger
Communications VP Tyler Moss
Parlimentarian Nora Samadi

Hagalil

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 Abi Cohen
Executive/Israel Affairs VP Reese Feldman
Religion/Education VP Cameron Fields
Social Action/Tikun Olam VP Elan Wasserman
Membership/Programming VP Yoni Livstone
Communications VP Risa Kampel

HaNegev

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 Sara Beer
Religion/Education VP Sadie Klaff
Israel Affairs VP Noam Bernstein
Social Action/Tikun Olam VP Levi Lebovitz
Membership/Kadima VP Allie Bielski
Exec/Communications VP Gabby Bengelsdorf
Arvot Subregional President Chelsea Horwitz
Mercaz Subregional President Arin Nathans
Ein Gedi Subregional President Jordyn Figur

HaNer

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

Position Name
President Sam Zuckerman
Religion/Education VP Adeena Bromberg Seltzer
Israel Affairs/Programming VP Kayla Traiger
Social Action/Tikun Olam VP Martin Landis
Membership/Kadima VP Jackie Mindlin
Communications VP Jamie Bloch

METNY

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 Eli Makaron
Executive/Israel Affairs VP Jake Varano
Religion/Education VP Maya Rezak
Social Action/Tikun Olam VP [email protected]
Membership/Kadima VP Sofie Teplitskiy
Communications VP Skylar Roth
Emek Divisional President Jason Fromowitz
Ruach Divisional President Yahuda Browne
Sababa Divisional President Miles Resnick

Mizrach

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

Position Name
President Harris Albuck
Executive Programming VP Rebekah Smith
Israel Affairs VP Elle Baker
Religion/Education VP Jared Miller
Social Action/Tikun Olam VP Hannah Pollack
Membership/Programming VP Yael Waxman
Communications VP Haannah Chasan

New Frontier

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

Position Name
President Karin Amir
Executive/Programming VP Sara Breslau
Religion/Education VP Pasha Toub
Social Action/Tikun Olam VP Yossi Moff
Membership/Kadima VP Shoshie Kurzrock
Israel Affairs/Regalia VP Rachel Keating
Communications VP Eitan Goore

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 Risa Wagner
Exec/Prog VP Edee Polyakovsky
Israel Affairs VP Joshua Weinrobe
Religion/Education VP Talya Yancey
Social Action/Tikun Olam VP Zoe Lamchen
Membership/Kadima VP Syringa Barenti
Communications VP Robbie Baker

Seaboard

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

Position Name
President Sarah Hasson
Israel Affairs VP Rachel Friedman
Religion/Education VP Avi Scheinberg
Social Action/Tikun Olam VP Sara Klemow
Membership/Kadima VP Matt Rosenthal
Communications VP Gracie Hessberg

SWUSY

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

Position Name
President Devorah Zhrebker
Israel Affairs/Programming VP Sam Paull
Religion Education/Culture VP Devorah Zhrebker
Social Action/Tikun Olam VP Ariel Williams
Membership/Kadima VP Jerry Deblois
Communications VP Noah Friedman

Tzafon

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

Position Name
President Rachel Schmidt
Israel Affairs VP Anya Weinrieb
Religion/Education VP Amitai Goldmeer
Social Action/Tikun Olam VP Rachel Scheer
Membership/Kadima VP Peri Lowenstein
Communications VP Sophie Scheer