Executive Board

Our Executive Board consists of five elected positions, as well as one appointed position from a member of our Coordination Council. Come meet the board for the 2022 calendar year!

Elijah Cohen-Gordon


Liaison for the Social, Arts, and Culture committee. Future history teacher. Current activist and cat dad. Interested in the intersection of culture, language, religion, and identity. Member of the Hillel International Student Cabinet. Calls Worcester County home. Dedicated to serving the needs of Clark’s Jewish community. Class of 2023. He/they pronouns.

Email me: ECohenGordon@clarku.edu

Leah Coen-Tarbox

Vice President

Liaison for the Tikkun Olam committee. Community, Youth, and Education Studies major. Passionate about working with youth and making the world a better place. Class of 2023. She/her pronouns.

Email me: LCoenTarbox@clarku.edu

Lily Abrams


Liaison for the Religious Observance Committee. Planning on majoring in Community, Youth, & Education Studies. Lover of music. Member of one of the Clark Dance teams. Super excited to help improve Jewish life at Clark! Class of 2025. She/her pronouns.

Email me: LAbrams@clarku.edu

Ceci Bachana


Liaison for the Israel & Zionism committee. Psychology and Combined Languages (French and Hebrew) double major, and lover of languages in general. Somehow invested in every theater group at the same time and a member of Shenanigans! Improv and sketch comedy. Resident Jewish person working at Clark University Admissions. Excited to make Clark and Hillel a fulfilling and safe place for all Jewish students, and spread the love! Class of 2024. She/her pronouns.

Email me: CBachana@clarku.edu

Jay “Shway” Abdella

Member Engagement Representative

Co-chair for the Israel & Zionism Committee. Political Science Major. Interested in exploring foreign policy and running around the world. Retired camp counselor and former penguin suit wearer. Class of 2022. He/him pronouns.

Email me: JAbdella@clarku.edu