Title: Associate Director
Lauren Fleischman is the associate director at Berkeley Hillel. An east coast native, Lauren lived in New York City and completed a Master’s degree in Experiential Jewish Education from the Jewish Theological Seminary as a Wexner Graduate Fellow. Prior to living in NYC, Lauren spent two years studying at the Pardes Institute of Jewish Studies in Jerusalem. Previously, Lauren worked at Penn State Hillel as the Director of Engagement and spent four summers working at the Brandeis Collegiate Institute. She is passionate about working with college students, and supporting them in exploring life’s big questions and in building their own connections to Judaism and Jewish life. In her free time, Lauren loves being in the great outdoors, cooking up a good meal with friends, and spending time with her husband, Ben, and baby, Akiva.