Paige Simunek, UVA

Paige Simunek, UVA

Paige is proud to be the Assistant Director at the Brody Jewish Center - Hillel at UVA in Charlottesville, VA. Raised in the Atlanta area, Paige graduated from The College of Charleston in 2011 with a BS in Psychology, a BA in Political Science, and minors in Jewish Studies and Crime, Law, and Society. After graduation, she worked at a law firm in Atlanta as a trainer and senior legal assistant and later worked as a director at a medical healthcare funding company. She went on to earn a Master’s in Psychology with a concentration in Industrial and Organizational Psychology in 2016 from Southern New Hampshire University. Paige taught Sunday school for a combined nine years while in Charleston and at her home synagogue Temple Kehillat Chaim in Roswell, GA. She also served as the Senior Youth Group Advisor for five years where she found her passion for young adult Jewish education, programming and leadership development. Paige enjoys hiking and loves being surrounded by mountains.  She also enjoys baking, cooking, and simply adores her two cats and dog, Ringo, Lennon, and Harrison.