Meet Exec

Nicole Ralsgard- President

Hi everyone! My name is Nicole and I’m from Montevideo, Uruguay! I’m a fourth year double majoring in Economics and Religious Studies. I’m excited for more people to get to know the story of Challah for Hunger and for them to try our delicious loafs made with love every week!! Plus I am extremely happy to be back to baking!

Jessie Moyer – Vice President of Public Relations

Hi everyone! I’m Jessie Moyer and Im VP PR this year. I’m a fourth year media studies major with a public policy minor from Arlington, VA. I am so excited to get back to baking this year!

Sydney Fisher- Vice President of Baking

Hey everyone! My name is Sydney, and I am a fourth-year from Roanoke, VA. I’m double majoring in Chemistry and Cognitive Science. My favorite flavor has to be cinnamon sugar closely followed by pretzel! I am so excited to get back in the kitchen to bake with all of you and spread the word about Challah for Hunger’s mission!

AJ Eustace – Vice President of Sales

Hi everyone! My name is AJ Eustace, and I’m from Wilton, Connecticut. I’m currently a third-year undergraduate double majoring in Statistics and Economics. This year I will be serving as the VP of Sales. My favorite challah flavor is chocolate chip: it’s sweet, it’s simple and it’s a classic. I’m really excited to keep working with CfH this year!

Eden Olsberg – CBI/Special Sales


My name is Eden and I’m a fourth year from Boston studying Global Development! Challah for Hunger has been one of my favorite parts of my last three years at UVA, because I get to connect with the larger Charlottesville community and bake delicious bread for my friends, and I cannot wait to see what my last year with CfH has in store!

Rachel Lerner- Membership Chair Wednesday Shift Co-Leader

I am so grateful for my past 3 years in Challah for Hunger and can’t wait to continue volunteering for my final year at UVA!

Lauren Flum- Membership Chair 

Hi! My name is Lauren Flum, and I’m a second-year student from Falls Church, Virginia. I plan on majoring in foreign affairs and minoring in data science. In my free time, I enjoy biking, being outdoors, cooking with my mom, and traveling with my family. Outside of Challah for Hunger, I am a program intern at the Brody Jewish Center, a Ulink adviser, and a member of IRO. I look forward to meeting and working with everyone this school year!

Sydney Levy – Weekly Sales Chair

Hi! My name is Sydney, and I’m from Florida! I’m a second year on the pre-med track studying statistics and economics. I’m so excited to be a part of CfH and to share our delicious challah with the Charlottesville community!

Mia Salin – Social Media Chair & Tuesday Baking Shift Co-Leader

Hi everyone! My name is Mia and I’m from Valencia, California. I’m a second year interested in the Comm School. I am CFH’s Social Media Director and the Tuesday Baking Shift Co-Leader. I’m so excited to promote challah in unique ways this year and can’t wait to get started baking challah!

Renée Swager – Education & Advocacy Chair


Hello Everyone! My name is Renée Swager and I’m from Fredericksburg, Virginia! I am a third year double majoring in Economics and Global Development Studies with a minor in Religious Studies. My favorite flavor challah is garlic rosemary; it is seriously the best thing ever 🙂 I am excited to be this year’s Education and Advocacy Chair and work with some pretty amazing people while also getting to meet new faces!!!!

Sarah Raphael – Outreach Chair & Tuesday Baking Shift Co-Leader


Hi! I am a third year from Westchester, NY and am in the McIntire School of Commerce concentrating in Marketing and Management. I have been a part of Challah since first-year when I was a dorm representative, and am excited to continue my work as outreach chair and a shift leader! I love Challah’s cause and of course eating the challah. Can’t wait for this year.


Feel free to contact us with any questions you have! Click on our names and it will direct you to each of our individual emails.