Executive Vice President
Mike Schwartz is serving his third year on the YLD Board and is excited to serve as Executive Vice President. Mike grew up in Buffalo, NY and attended The Ohio State University where he was the President of the Student Board of Hillel. Over the last nine years, Mike has made Chicago his home and is a Vice President at the International Foodservice Manufacturers Association (IFMA), a leading trade association in the foodservice industry. He feels passionate about and has been active in the Jewish Community - particularly with YLD - and heads back to Buffalo every year to lead High Holiday services at the University at Buffalo Hillel.