Brett Schwartz Director of Hillel

Hillel House

Brett Schwartz, a native of Philadelphia, PA, was appointed Hillel Director in July 2011.  Brett holds an undergraduate degree from Ithaca College and a Masters in Organizational Development from the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. Before arriving at Washington and Lee, Brett served in two congregations as the Programming Director, Adventure Supervisor at several camps, volunteer site coordinator in New Orleans, and a team building and leadership development consultant. Brett has a passion for developing future leaders and with an organizational development and leadership background, Brett is able to manage, guide, lead, motivate and create models for exceptional human performance and productivity. Brett enjoys working with people and helping creating Kehilla--community--and at Washington and Lee, students are now calling this Hillel community a "home away from home."