Ashira Boxman, Texas
Ashira’s life leading up to this moment definitely influenced her decision to work at Texas Hillel. She grew up in Baltimore, MD and then moved to Parkland, FL. She attended Jewish Day School and spent a semester abroad attending NFTY-EIE High School in Israel. Her favorite place to spend her summers was URJ Camp Harlam, where she spent 7 summers as a camper and 3 as a counselor. Ashira graduated from Florida State University in 2017, where she studied Family and Child Sciences and minored in Social Welfare. Following graduation, Ashira worked at the Hillel of Broward and Palm Beach as an Engagement Associate. She has traveled to Israel over 10 times and can't wait to continue her travels to Israel alongside the amazing Texas Hillel students. She looks forward to pursuing a career in the Jewish world and interacting with a variety of incredible individuals. In her free time, Ashira enjoys having picnics in nature, trying new restaurants (especially sushi places), spending time with family and friends, being at camp and playing with puppies.