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A Dallas native, Melissa has been active in many facets of the Dallas Jewish community since her USY days. Before her current position at Hillels of North Texas, she worked at Temple Emanu-El, creating a vibrant young adults community with 20s and 30s. Melissa has professional experience in marketing, market research, program coordination, engagement and fundraising. She also currently serves as co-chair for the Anti-Defamation League's Young Leadership Board in Dallas. Lifelong passions of hers include: Israel, improvisation, logic puzzles, and making the world a better place to live. Melissa received her BA in Mathematics and Psychology from Washington University in St. Louis in 2009.
Jewish Student Life Coordinator
A Greensboro, North Carolina native, Josh has been active in a variety of different organizations both in and out of the Jewish community. Having been heavily involved in Hillel, the theatre department and his ZBT Chapter at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte, he has experience in recruitment, marketing and networking. He currently serves as an advisor to one of the local BBYO AZA chapters in Dallas. When not on campus, you can find him rooting for the New York Mets, trying new restaurants or at the JCC. Josh received his BA in Theatre from UNC Charlotte in 2014.