Student Executive Committee 2023

President | Mackenzie

Mackenzie Borine is a third-year hospitality management major with a minor in theatre. She is from Bucks County, PA, and loves all Philadelphia sports teams. She is very excited to bring new ideas to Hillel and to better Penn State’s Jewish Community.


Vice President | Sid Astrachan,

Sid Astrachan is a second year marketing major in the Smeal College of Business. Sid is involved in the Delta Upsilon fraternity, is a Campus Engagement Fellow for Hillel, is on the IFC board as the VP of DE&I, and in the Organization for Black Business Students. In my free time he enjoys watching and playing basketball, hanging out with his friends and family, and golfing. He is excited for what the future holds as the Vice President of this amazing organization.


Thon Chair | Erica Weinberg,

Erica Weinberg is a second year student from Pittsburgh, PA. She is passionate about medicine, going to the gym, and her dogs. Erica is excited to be working with Hillel this year and enriching the Penn State Jewish community.


Treasurer | Ryan Goldstein,

Ryan Goldstein is a second year student planning to major in Finance and minor in Business Law and Spanish. She was previouslty a Campus Engagement Fellow with Hillel and completed the Jewish Learning Fellowship. Ryan loves to travel, go to the beach, and spend time with friends and family. She is looking forward to  furthering her  Jewish journey with Penn State Hillel!

Secretary | Taylor Stern,

Taylor Stern is from Manalapan, New Jersey and is a sophomore studying communications, specifically public relations and advertising. She is looking forward to connecting with students, improving Hillel, and creating a Jewish community on campus.