Board of Directors

Penn State Jewish alumni and parents are known to stay connected to our Penn State community, and want Jewish life to thrive on campus. Below are ‘the few, the proud,’ the Penn State Hillel Board of Directors. This group, consisting of alumni, parents, alumni/parents, and Hillel’s student president and vice president. If you are interested in learning more about the Board of Directors, please contact Stefanie Tapper,


Jill Epstein, ’88 First Vice President – Wealth Management, Wealth Advisor, UBS


Todd Goodstein


Cindy Ruben

Treasurer/Finance Chair

Jeffrey Ruben, President, WSFS Mortgage

Gary Brandeis
Steven Cohen
Chad Finkelstein ’20, Student Board President
Jenna Heffler
Dr. Rick Jacobs, Retired Professor of Psychology, Penn State
Allie Ryave ’21, Student Board Vice-President
Elliott Weinstein ’72
Lauren Young