Governing Board

Governing Directors
of the Board of Directors are responsible for the leadership and strategic governance of Indiana University Hillel.

The Governing Board works in partnership with the Hillel staff and students to ensure the success and viability of the Helene G. Simon Hillel Center through their dedication, time, and financial resources. Without their support, the programs and services that are offered to our students daily would not be possible.

  • Ron Brodey, President

Bleeker, Brodey & Andrews – Indianapolis IN

  •  Michael Mervis, Vice President

Mervis Industries – Indianapolis IN and Danville IL

  • Matthew Claymon, Treasurer

Tyson Onsite – Indianapolis IN

  •  Sharyl Border, Secretary

Midwest Pain & Spine – Carmel IN

  •  Joseph Alpert

Solotken & Co. – Indianapolis IN

  • David Gabovitch

Browning Investments – Carmel IN

  • Zachary Gingold

Class of 2017-Indiana University 

  •  Daniel Kahn

Irvin Kahn & Son – Indianapolis IN

  • David Kosene

Kosene & Kosene Construction – Carmel IN

  • Judy Laikin, Chair, National Advisory Board

Carmel IN

  • Antonio Satryn

Class of 2017, Indiana University

The National Advisory Directors
of the Board of Directors are responsible for advocating and promoting the programs of Indiana University Hillel.

Responsibilities include:
Actively representing IU Hillel in the community at large and across the nation, enhancing IU Hillel’s public image in Bloomington, in Indiana and nation-wide including serving on IU Hillel committees that support fundraising, programming, events and public relations/communications and acting as ambassadors for the organization in the community and nationally

  • Shirley Backer
  • Shari Beirne
  • Emma Benchell
  • Ralph Bender
  • Marc Benezra
  • Serane Blatt Dunitz
  • Whitney Bond
  • David Charney
  • Steve Crell
  • Elliot Dinkin
  • Andrea Friedman
  • Sharon Gerber
  • Steve Glazier
  • Missy Hatchett
  • Adam Herman
  • Steve Horowitz
  • Wendy Kaufman
  • Jim Keller
  • David  Klapper
  • Marty Kroot
  • Dick Leventhal
  • Sybil Mervis
  • Gabe Paul
  • Laura Pedegana
  • Ryan Pfenninger
  • David Resnick
  • Joseph Rodenberg
  • Michael Schankerman
  • Sandy Schwarz
  • Debbie Steiman-Cameron
  • Brett Stern
  • Carolyn Lipson Walker
  • Mark Zukerman