Meet Our Regional Board
Madison Rosenfield, President
Hey NFTY-STR, Madison here! After completing my term as RCVP, I’m so ecstatic to have the opportunity to build upon my leadership in serving our region as President. Aside from doing the NFTY, I can usually be found curating the perfect Spotify playlist, walking my two beautiful dogs, decking out everything I own in Redbubble stickers, competing in DECA, talking about how amazing The URJ Kutz Camp is, expanding my meme vocabulary, participating in civic engagement, or learning more about the world around me. I’m a very energetic, approachable, and passionate person who loves meeting new people, so never hesitate to reach out. I love this region with my entire heart and cannot wait to see the incredible things we accomplish this year!
Sam Fetgatter, Programming Vice President
Hey, NFTY-STR! You can call me Sam or Sammy; any variation of my name works with me. I am honored and ecstatic to serve as your NFTY-STR Programming Vice President this year, and I know it’ll be an amazing year like no other! I’m a senior in high school, and I proudly hail from BiTTY in Tampa, FL. I enjoy theater, playing with my dogs, and love being around my friends. I am an absolute Star Wars and Survivor super fan; I can tell you anything and everything about both of those. Always feel free to reach out to me, I’m always available!
Haley Stav, Social Action Vice President
Hey NFTY-STR! My name is Haley Stav and I’m beyond excited to be serving as your 2019-2020 Social Action Vice President! I’m a senior in high school in Parkland and am in the TYG PARTY. My passions include Spotify playlists, the URJ Kutz Camp, memes, dogs and, of course, social action! Aside from being your SAVP I also have the honor of serving as Camp Jenny co-director for Camp Jenny 33. I love meeting and collaborating with new people so don’t hesitate to reach out! I can’t wait to repair the world together!
Alyson Martinez, Religious & Cultural Vice President
Shalom NFTY STR!! I’m Alyson and I am so excited to be serving as your 2019-2020 Religious and Cultural Vice President! I am a junior in high school in Boca Raton, FL and I love my TYG BOFTY. Outside of NFTY I love cooking, singing, spending time with my friends, watching The Office and spending my summers at the best place on earth, the URJ Kutz Camp!! Feel free to come and talk to me if you ever want to laugh at a good joke, show me a cool prayer or even just to say hi!! I cannot wait go on this spiritual journey together this year!
Talia Rumsky, Communications Vice President
Hey NFTY-STR! I’m Talia and I am so excited to be your Communications Vice President this year! I’m a senior in High School in Parkland and a proud member of my TYG, PARTY. Outside of NFTY, I participate in Politics Club, English Honors Society, Debate, NHS, and an Israel Advocacy Fellowship. I’ve spent my last 8 summers at Camp Coleman, NFTY in Israel, and Kutz! I love to travel, cook, design, read, go to the beach, and spend time with my friends and dogs. I can not wait for an amazing year!!
Ryan Tolces, Membership Vice President
Howdy NFTY-STR! I’m Ryan and I’m so excited to be your Membership Vice President. Coming to you from Boca Raton, FL, I am an active member in my TYG BOFTY. In my spare time, you can see me making my famous guacamole and watching my favorite movie, Up! I love my dog Jaxson as well as bucket hats and watching vines at two in the morning. Message me if you want to hear a funny joke or just want someone to talk to, because I’m on my phone all the time. Can’t wait for a super year with a super region!
NFTY Southern Tropical Region is governed by a board of teen leaders who are elected by their peers that serve a one-year term. Regional board members play a critical role in all aspects of running the region including event planning and marketing, and mentoring teen leaders from our local youth communities. The regional board is mentored by a Regional Advisor who oversees all programs and administration.
212.452.6796Julie Marsh currently resides in Palm Beach County Florida, where she is beginning her 5th year as the Regional Advisor of NFTY-STR. Before working…