Jordan Kodner is from St. Louis, MO and graduated from The University of Missouri (Mizzou) in 2019. Jordan’s Hillel career began in 2021 at Mizzou Hillel as the Director of Jewish Student Life. His love for his Jewish community and Israel began at Solomon Schechter Day School where he grew up. Jordan has been part of many other Jewish organizations including United Synagogue Youth, the Nation Conference of Synagogue Youth, and Jewish Student Union. At Mizzou, he co-founded the Zeta Beta Tau fraternity chapter and was a regular at both Hillel and Chabad. Jordan has also spent 16 summers at Camp Ben Frankel and is a member of the Leadership Team there, as well as previously worked at Camp Manitowa and Camp JORi (Jewish Orphanage of Rhode Island).
Jewish Student Life Coordinator
Elana Tiger is the Jewish Student Life Coordinator for Hillel. She graduated from College of Charleston in 2022. Elana started working for Hillel because she wanted to combine her passion of health and wellness with her love of being Jewish to bring exciting new programs to Hillel. She graduated summa cum laude with a Bachelors degree in Elementary Physical Education. Elana is dedicated to supporting individuals who have disabilities through fitness, stress management, and nutrition. She’ll be pursuing a masters degree at University of Virginia in Adaptive Physical Education starting summer ‘23. Elana loves hiking, traveling, cooking vegan food, surfing, and spending quality time with her family and friends!