Melanie Kovacs

Title: Advancement Associate

Melanie is a “right outside of Philly” native and graduated from Penn State with majors in History and Jewish Studies, a minor in Art History, and a Certificate of Holocaust and Genocide Studies. In addition to being a Penn State Hillel Development intern, Melanie was the manager of the Penn State Ice Crew, a Rock Ethics Institute Research Fellow, and was in the Schreyer Honors College. After graduation, Melanie remained involved in the Hillel movement as a development associate at Penn Hillel. She is thrilled to be back at Penn State and is looking forward to being part of the organization that had such a significant impact on her college experience! Melanie is based in Philadelphia, where she enjoys visiting art museums, riding her Peloton, and trying every tiramisu in the city.