Purdue Hillel Student Board



President: Ethan Hirsh — hirshe@purdue.edu

Ethan Hirsh is a senior from Boca Raton, Florida majoring in Mechanical Engineering Technology with a Minor in Construction Management. Ethan a Brother of the Pi Upsilon chapter of the Alpha Epsilon Pi Fraternity, where he serves on the Executive Board as the House Manager. Ethan is also a student in the Purdue Honors College.  Ethan is proud to be serving as the student President and is excited to make his positive impact on both Hillel and the Purdue Jewish community!



Vice President: Jonah Ross — ross239@purdue.edu

 Jonah Ross is a junior in Environmental and Ecological Engineering, originally from the Cleveland suburbs. Along with being on Hillel Student Board, he serves as the Director of Voter registration for Purdue College Democrats.

                                                                                   Treasurer: Talia Hirsch — hirscht@purdue.edu 

Talia Hirsch is a sophomore studying Supply Chain Management & Sales Engineering Technology in the Polytechnic Institute. She is from central New Jersey and is currently both the Treasurer and FYSH Chair at Hillel. Her role as FYSH Chair is to get more freshmen involved in Jewish life and programs at Hillel and on campus. Talia loves to be active and outside when the weather is nice. Her favorite things to do are running and cycling. She spent her spring semester of junior year of high school studying abroad in Israel with the program NFTY Heller High, previously known as EIE. Other things she enjoys are hanging out with friends, eating bagels, and watching movies.



Secretary: Isabel Reynolds  ireynold@purdue.edu

Isabel Reynolds (she/her) is a rising junior studying History & Russian (with minors in Disability and Jewish Studies). She is from Northwest Indiana by way of Morgan Park, Chicago. Isabel also serves as Secretary of Purdue MANRRS and Trasurer of Purdue Russian Club. After Purdue, Isabel plans to move aborad to pursue and Master’s and PhD in Easter and Central European Studies.  



Technology Chair: Alaina Bartfeld — abartfel@purdue.edu

Alaina Bartfeld is a senior from the San Francisco Bay Area, California majoring in Supply Chain, Information, and Analytics with a specialization in Business Analytics and a minor in Statistics. In this position, Alaina manages this website and is currently working on introducing a new database on the backend. When she isn’t spending hours doing homework, Alaina loves to hangout with friends anywhere she can around campus. She is incredibly excited to be a returning member of the Hillel Student Board and loves contributing to the Jewish community on campus.


Religious Chair: Raphael Rose — rose177@purdue.edu

Tzedek Chair: Remy Carrella — acarrell@purdue.edu

Social Chair: Ace Rounds — roundsa@purdue.edu

 FYSH Chair: Talia Hirsh — hirsht@purdue.edu


Social Media Chair: Emily Sullins — esullins@purdue.edu

Emily Sullins is from Fort Wayne, Indiana, and is a senior with a major in Public Relations and Strategic Communication and a double minor in Spanish and Women’s Gender & Sexuality Studies.  She is also a content coordinator for Boiler Communication, a student-run public relations firm within the Brian Lamb School of Communication.  When she is not busy with homework, she enjoys cooking, impulse shopping, spending time with friends, and caring for her houseplants.  



Special Advisor: Solomon Blinchevsky — sblinche@purdue.edu

Solomon Blinchevsky is a junior studying Mechanical Engineering, with minors in Math and Intellectual Property Law. Solomon is from Louisville, Kentucky, and is a brother of the Alpha Epsilon Pi fraternity. He serves as a liaison between Hillel and Chabad, and also assists Hillel in grant writing. When he’s not studying or teaching second graders how to multiply fractions, he enjoys playing guitar and writing/translating music.