HQ Hires new ELC, Zackary Newman (Delta Eta, ’16)

Sigma Alpha Mu Fraternity hired Zackary Newman as its newest Educational Leadership Consultant. Zack attended the University of West Florida where he joined the fraternity in 2016. He earned a dual degree in political science and international studies. As Educational Leadership Consultant, Zackary will provide support to the fraternity’s collegiate members and volunteers. He brings significant experience to this role as former candidate educator of the Delta Eta Chapter at University of West Florida.

“Zackary Newman has been an exceptional leader at the University of West Florida,” shared Executive Director Andy Huston. “Within Sigma Alpha Mu, he has demonstrated strong leadership with Delta Eta Chapter, helped shape our True MDH Initiative as a participant in the Developing Leaders Initiative program, served as our 2019 Convention Karchmer Intern, and was elected to our Undergraduate Advisory Committee. Zack’s perspective from his campus involvement will also help the fraternity based on his work as a Student Admissions Representative at UWF. With this background, Zack will help our chapters continue to grow and thrive on their respective campuses.”

Zack looks forward to helping each chapter implement our new member education, True MDH Initiative. He shared, “I am excited to work with and learn from higher education professionals outside of my own university. After last summer, I know I can also learn from our dynamic team at headquarters where I can further my passion for higher education.” Zack will begin working full-time for the fraternity in Indianapolis on June 15th, 2020.

Sigma Alpha Mu Fraternity was founded in 1909 at the College of the City of New York. Sigma Alpha Mu’s Mission is to foster the development of collegiate men and our alumni by instilling strong fraternal values, offering social and service opportunities, encouraging academic excellence and teaching leadership skills. We will continue to attract members of all beliefs who appreciate our great heritage as a fraternity of Jewish men. Sigma Alpha Mu currently has 47 chapters and colonies and more than 58,000 living alumni.