Meet Our Regional Board

Noam Hashash, President     
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Noam Hashash currently resides in Washington, and is a senior this year. Noam spends his days grilling, playing with his cats, and laying in the sun. Noam served as the Membership Vice-President in the NFTY-NW region last year. While in this role Noam learned many things about what it takes to serve members of a community and is beyond excited to use those lessons in his role as president.


Jordyn Hirsch, Programming Vice President 
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Hey NFTY-NW! I’m Jordyn Hirsch (she/her) and I am excited to be your NFTY-NW Programming Vice President for a second term! I am currently a Senior in high school. During my free time I like spending way too much money at Starbucks, listening to music, and seeing my friends safely. Serving last year as PVP taught me so much about NFTY, Programming, and teen life during this pandemic. I am honored to serve as your NFTY-NW PVP again, and I am beyond excited for what this year brings!


Zelda Fishman, Social Action Vice President
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What’s up everyone?! My name is Zelda Fishman, I use she/her pronouns.  I am a sophomore from Idaho and I am excited to be your Social Action Vice President this year. When I’m not in school, I’m throwing discus and shot put in track, playing volleyball and planning CABIT events. My focus is to share ideas and goals to help NFTY contribute to the world. I can’t wait to “see” y’all at Spring Kallah!


Daniel Flash, Religious and Cultural Vice President
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Hey NFTY-NW! My name is Daniel Flash, and I am excited to be your Religious and Cultural Vice President. I enjoy playing guitar, hanging out with friends, running, playing soccer, and swimming. I have been a part of NFTY since my 8th grade Spring Kallah and I have also been going to Camp Kalsman since I was entering 3rd grade. I am super excited for this upcoming year of NFTY!


Zoe Nemetz, Membership Vice President
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Hi, my name is Zoe Nemetz (she/her), and I am excited to be your Membership Vice President for the 5781-5782 year! I am a senior Washington. I am an extremely active congregant at my temple and was president of of my youth group. Outside of temple, you can often find me on the soccer field, or tennis courts spending time with teammates.


Lyn Strober-Cohen, Communications Vice President
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My Name is Lyn Strober-Cohen, I use They/Them pronouns and I am a Senior in High School. I am a queer activist, content creator, journalist and lover of music. Through NFTY and my youth group I have gotten to have so many amazing opportunities, for which I am so thankful. I am so excited to see what the future holds for NFTY!

 


Carly Cohen, Financial Vice President
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Hey NFTY-NW! My name is Carly Cohen (she/her) and I’m a senior in Washington. In my free time, I enjoy rowing, hanging out with my friends, and water coloring. For the past three years, I have worked as a madricha at my synagogue, and this past year, I served as one of the Youth Program interns. I am so excited to see what this year brings, and  I can’t wait to show you all the amazing ideas I have in store for our region!

NFTY Northwest is governed by a board of teen leaders who are elected by their peers that serve a one-year term. Regional board members play a critical role in all aspects of running the region including event planning and marketing, and mentoring teen leaders from our local youth communities. The regional board is mentored by a Regional Advisor who oversees all programs and administration.

Staff

Lynne Butner

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Lynne is the Director of Engagement for NFTY and is currently acting as the NFTY West Area Manager.