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Senior Director, Teen LearningRabbi David Levy
Chief Innovation and Implementation OfficerLeslie Lichter
Director, Teen Travel and ProgramsMichelle Rich
USY Project CoordinatorAbe Fried-Tanzer
USY Program CoordinatorNaomi Nason
USY Program AssociateMira Rotter
Marketing Communications ManagerLaurie Kamens
USY Systems Manager/Regional Youth Director Team LeaderAviva Tilles
Central ShlichaMichal Chacham
Director, USY Israel ProgramsDavid Keren
Director, NativYossi Garr
Assistant Director of Nativ, AdmissionsDeborah Shafran
Nativ Admissions and Program AssociateZoe Grossman

Central District

The Central District spans 18 states and 2 Canadian provinces, from Western Pennsylvania to the Great Plains, north to Manitoba and Saskatchewan, west to Colorado, and south to Texas.

Interim Regional Youth DirectorJacki Honig CRUSY
Regional Youth DirectorJulie Marder CHUSY
Regional Youth DirectorEthan HelfandEMTZA
Regional Youth DirectorMaury JacobsSWUSY

METNY District

METNY includes Manhattan, Brooklyn, Staten Island, Queens, and the Bronx; Nassau, Suffolk, Westchester, Rockland, and Putnam counties, and Greenwich, Connecticut.

Regional Youth DirectorBen Varon METNY
Assistant Regional Youth DirectorSydney Weinberg METNY

Mid-Atlantic District

The Mid-Atlantic district includes all of New Jersey and Delaware, and Pennsylvania from the Delaware River to Altoona.

Regional Youth DirectorJosh Ull Hagalil
Regional Youth DirectorKatie Herron EPA/Hagesher
Regional Youth DirectorCorey BassEPA/Hagesher

Northeast District

The Northeast District includes Ontario and the Canadian provinces to its east, New England (except Greenwich, Connecticut), and New York state north of the New York City metropolitan area.

Regional Youth DirectorJessie Greenspan ECRUSY
Regional Youth DirectorJoyce Juda NERUSY/Hanefesh
Regional Youth DirectorSteven ResnickNERUSY
Regional Youth DirectorJason KayHanefesh
Interim Regional Youth DirectorJulie MarderTzafon

Northern Pacific Region

The Northern Pacific region includes the Pacific seaboard from northern California up to British Columbia, Alberta, and Alaska.

Regional Youth DirectorSarah Miller New Frontier
Regional Youth DirectorRebecca Powazek Pinwheel

Pacific Southwest Region

The Pacific Southwest region includes southern California, southern Nevada, Arizona, Utah, New Mexico, and Hawaii.

Regional Youth DirectorMichael Becker Far West
Assistant Regional Youth DirectorDarren Klein Far West
Far West ShlichaYaara KorenFar West

Southeast Seaboard District

The combined Seaboard and Southeast regions stretch south down the eastern seaboard from Maryland to Florida, go west to include Alabama, Georgia, Tennessee, Arkansas, Mississippi, and east to include the islands of Cuba, Puerto Rico, and Barbados.

Regional Youth DirectorStephanie Nichol HaNegev
Regional Youth DirectorSasha Bloch Seaboard
Assistant Regional Youth DirectorAbby KerbelSeaboard

International Executive Board

PresidentNoah Lee Far West
Israel Affairs VPJoshua Bienstock ECRUSY
Religion/Education VPJared RogersMETNY
Social Action/Tikun Olam VPJoshua EigerHagalil
Membership/Kadima VPIsaac BensignorMETNY
Communications VPZachary MonteLeonHagalil

International General Board


CHUSY is the Chicago region of United Synagogue Youth and includes local chapters in the greater Chicago area.

PresidentLiat Wasserman
Executive VPJessica Perl
Israel Affairs VPEmma Siegel
Religion/Education VPRebecca Greenstein
Social Action/Tikun Olam VPZani Spiegel
Membership/Kadima VPBari Sigal
Communications VPHarrison Freeman




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

PresidentJeremy Rosenberg
Israel Affairs VPCyrus Benis
Religion/Education VPAllison Bloomberg
Social Action/Tikun Olam VPMiriam Lupovitch
Membership/Kadima VPBrooke Suddleson
Communications VPSarah Borow




ECRUSY is the Eastern Canadian region of United Synagogue Youth and includes local chapters from the province of Ontario.

PresidentJoshua Bienstock
Executive/Israel Affairs VP
Sarit Bitnun
Religion/Education VPAaron Bloom
Social Action/Tikun Olam VPMaya Blankenstein
Membership/Kadima VPMolly Pascoe
Communications VPElian Rubineau




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

PresidentJessie Goldberg
Executive VP
Sam Altshuler
Israel Affairs VPSam Orloff
Religion/Education VPZakai Rose
Social Action/Tikun Olam VPElliot Schochet
Membership/Kadima VPAbby Flekier
Communications VPRaphy Gendler



EPA / Hagesher USY

EPA is the Eastern Pennsylvania region of United Synagogue Youth and the Hagesher USY region includes local chapters from the greater Philadelphia area, southern New Jersey, and Delaware.

Co- PresidentAlex Blumenthal
Darah Backal
Executive/Israel Affairs VPDanielle Gershen
Religion/Education VPAliza Bromberg Gaber
Social Action/Tikun Olam VPJosh Rosen
Membership/Programming VPSimmy Decker
Co-Communications VPMatt Weiss
Co-Communications VPAmanda Gottlieb



Far West USY

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

PresidentNoah Lee
Executive/Programming VPJeffrey Gold
Israel Affairs VPIdan Mualim
Religion/Education VPNadav Kempinski
Social Action/Tikun Olam VPBrandon Kaufman
Membership/Programming VPJoey Abeles
Communications VPTalia Harnoy
ParlimentarianCarmen Levine



Hagalil USY

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

PresidentJesse Vaknin
Executive/Israel Affairs VPMax Kopla
Religion/Education VPAviva Kamens
Social Action/Tikun Olam VPJosh Eiger
Membership/Programming VPHannah Eiger
Communications VPWilliam Roberts



Hanefesh USY

Hanefesh USY includes local chapters from Connecticut and Western Massachusetts.

PresidentJacob Silverstein
Executive/Israel Affairs VPMeital Wiederhorn
Religion/Education VPEmily Anfang
Social Action/Tikun Olam VPClaire Seige
Membership/Programming VPHallel Shapiro-Franklin
Communications VPUri Cattan



HaNegev USY

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

PresidentSami Ronik
Executive/Membership Kadima VPSteven Ginsberg
Religion/Education VPSophie Libow
Social Action/Tikun Olam VPJen Berenson
Israel Affairs VPJoel Rittenberg
Communications VPRachel Gotterer
Arvot Subregional PresidentHannah Wolf
Mercaz Subregional PresidentMichelle Hajdenberg
Ein Gedi Subregional PresidentNoa Leigh Hubara




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

PresidentAlex Kristal
Executive/Israel Affairs VPYael Rogoszinski
Religion/Education VPJared Rogers
Social Action/Tikun Olam VPEmily Rosenberg
Membership/Kadima VPEric Zucker
Communications VPMatthew Benak
Emek Divisional PresidentAvi Carr-Gloth
Ruach Divisional PresidentAbe Browne
Sababa Divisional PresidentZachary Zabib




NERUSY is the New England region of United Synagogue Youth and includes local chapters from Massachusetts, Rhode Island, New Hampshire, Vermont, and Maine.

PresidentZev Sernik
Executive/Religion Education VP
Shira Farbman
Israel Affairs/Programming VPTalia Schnur
Social Action/Tikun Olam VPJoey Wolpert
Membership/Kadima VPNoah Schulze
Communications VPSam Rothkopf



New Frontier USY

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

PresidentDaniel Tabibian
Executive/Programming VPIndia Jeremy
Religion/Education VPJonathan Dombro
Social Action/Tikun Olam VPNoa Oberman
Membership/Kadima VPJosh Simkovitz
Israel Affairs/Regalia VPNoam Tadelis
Communications VPDalia Tabibian



Pinwheel USY

Pinwheels is the Pacific Northwest region of United Synagogue Youth and includes local chapters from Washington State, Oregon, and Idaho and British Columbia and Alberta in Canada.

PresidentHannah Glass
Israel Affairs VPNate Sigmon
Religion/Education VPJuliana Sherer
Social Action/Tikun Olam VPRachel Coskey
Membership/Kadima VPYuval Berenstein
Communications VPMarissa Friedman



Seaboard USY

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

PresidentJordan Kalfon
Israel Affairs VPMatan Admi
Religion/Education VPMatthew Kaminow
Social Action/Tikun Olam VPZack Sieff
Membership/Kadima VPHannah Wandersman
Communications VPRenana Harris-Blumenthal




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

PresidentJacquie Mitzner
Israel Affairs VPBen Freedkin
Religion Education/Culture VPMiriam Bernstein
Social Action/Tikun Olam VPKira Seelig
Membership/Kadima VPSydney Suss
Communications VPZachary Krasne



Tzafon USY

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

PresidentMolly Brownstein
Israel Affairs VPEitan Goldmeer
Religion/Education VPSarah Eligberg
Social Action/Tikun Olam VPHadar Pepperstone
Membership/Kadima VPTalia Morchower
Communications VPMichale Schueler


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