In 1992, Michelle came to the University of Arizona Hillel Foundation after working for six years at the University of Michigan Hillel. She earned a B.A. in Sociology and Women’s Studies and an MA in Social Work from the University of Michigan. She loves working with students, lay leaders and the community of Hillel, so much that she's been doing this for over 30 years! She is here in Tucson with her two children, Avi and Eitan. Her door is usually open and she loves when students stop by to talk.
Charae graduated from Chaparral Business School and has been a part of UA Hillel for fourteen years. She REALLY loves the Dallas Cowboys, watching SVU, reading and crafting. Her husband, Steve, retired from the military after serving 37 years and now works for Lockheed Martin working on F-16’s. Charae and Steve became grandparents for the first time this year to their grandson, Blye. Charae’s position enables her to be a surrogate mom at Hillel and she loves shooting the breeze. Stop in and say "Hi!”
Bill is an active member of the Southern Arizona community. He is excited to be a member of the UA team and is looking forward to working with each of the UA constituents. After joining the UA Marketing department he served as the main contact for all media such as campus publications and the Tucson local news, as well as building a brand image for the department both on campus and in the community. Bill is involved with many campus and community activities in Tucson.
Izzy was born and raised in Connecticut and graduated from Emory University with a BA in Judaic Studies and Comparative Lit. In college, she worked in her school's library, organized local TED talks, and was a member of Pi Beta Phi. At work and in her free time, you can find Izzy reading and talking about all things Jewish, discussing pop culture, and trying to join a book club. Izzy is new to Tucson, so please drop by to say hi, give recommendations for things to do, and offer tips for beating the heat. She can't wait to meet and work with all of you.