Headquarters Staff

 

The Fraternity and the Foundation are both fortunate to have well-qualified and passionate staff who serve in the best interests of our undergraduates and alumni. These staff members all have various responsibilities, but share the common characteristic of a passion for Zeta Beta Tau.

All staff members can be reached by contacting the Indianapolis headquarters at (317) 334-1898 or by emailing This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it . The International President of the Fraternity can be reached at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

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Fraternity staff

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Laurence A. Bolotin, CAE
Executive Director

The University of Florida, B.S. in Public Relations '01
The University of Texas at Austin, M.Ed. in Higher Education '03

Contact Laurence at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it for matters pertaining to:

  • Strategic plan
  • Housing
  • Insurance
  • Governance
  • Human resources
  • Working for ZBT
  • Volunteer opportunities
  • Alumni Engagement

Laurence grew up in South Florida and joined ZBT in 1998 at the Alpha Zeta (Florida) Chapter. Prior to becoming executive director of ZBT he served as the executive vice president for the United States Junior Chamber of Commerce in addition to prior roles at ZBT including associate executive director and director of chapter affairs.

Laurence's passion for ZBT dates back to his experience in his undergraduate chapter and life-changing opportunities that came along with it. His leadership experience at Florida inspired him to pursue a graduate degree with a focus in student affairs and higher education administration.

Prior to coming to work for ZBT in 2005 he spent time working at The University of Texas and California State University – San Marcos. When not working hard, Laurence enjoys exploring the world outside of the United States.


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Libby Anderson, CAE
Assistant Executive Director

University of Missouri, B.S. in Educational Studies in Family and Consumer Science
Indiana State University, M.S. in Student Affairs Administration

Contact Libby at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it for matters pertaining to:

  • Risk management
  • Brand management
  • Office administration
  • Interfraternal inquiries
  • Nationally sponsored programs and meetings
  • Leadership opportunities

Libby is a member of the Alpha Epsilon Phi sorority where she serves on the Alpha Epsilon Phi Foundation Board of Directors, a lead facilitator for programs of the North-American Interfraternity Conference, member of the Fraternity and Sorority Assessment Coalition Project, a member and volunteers for both the Fraternity Executives Association and the Association of Fraternity/Sorority Advisors.

Additionally, Libby has been awarded the Jack L. Anson Award for Interfraternity Excellence from Phi Kappa Tau Fraternity and the Distinguished Service Award from the Association of Fraternity and Sorority Advisors. Libby is a graduate of the University of Missouri with a bachelor's degree of educational studies in family and consumer science education and Indiana State University with a Master of Science degree in student affairs administration.

In her spare time, Libby likes to travel, cook and go to the theater.


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Shelley Laflin
Director of Finance

Contact Shelley at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it for matters pertaining to:

  • Financial affairs relating to the organization
  • Financial statements
  • Budgeting
  • Payment plans and collections
  • Accounts payable
  • Accounts receivable

She is a member of Alpha Epsilon Phi sorority. Shelley graduated from university with a degree in accounting and went on to receive her 4th Level Certified General Accountant. Prior to becoming Director of Finance at ZBT, Shelley had served as an accountant and assistant controller for 20 years. Shelley is excited to continue to share her experience and effectively apply it to the continued growth of ZBT.


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Patsy Faulkner
Office Manager

BYU-Idaho

Contact Patsy at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it for matters pertaining to:

  • General office inquiries
  • Special membership requests
  • Insurance certificates
  • Expulsion appeals

Patsy has been on the ZBT staff since the international office moved to Indianapolis in 1995. She has enjoyed working for ZBT – especially talking to all the alumni and undergraduates. Patsy was born in Mexico, but was raised in the States since she was 9 months old, and has lived in Indiana most her life.

She has two daughters and a son-in-law. Patsy graduated from Ricks College (now known as BYU-Idaho) with a degree in office education. In her spare time she loves to read, do crafts, watch movies, but most of all she loves to hang out with her kids.


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Brandon M. Goldberg
Director of Chapter Services

University of Central Florida, B.S. in Hospitality Management '11

Contact Brandon at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it for matters pertaining to:

  • Working with chapters and colonies on day-to-day operations
  • Officer training and transition
  • Risk management
  • Recruitment

Brother Goldberg grew up in South Florida and joined ZBT his freshman year in 2006 at the Beta Tau Colony at the University of Central Florida, later chartered as the Delta Iota Chapter. He held a leadership role with the Fraternity throughout time as an undergraduate, in roles including Secretary and Vice President. He often regards his experiences and education through ZBT to be as equally important to him as his college degree. Before joining the ZBT International Headquarters staff, he previously worked with Hawks Cay Resort in the Florida Keys and several resorts in the Orlando, Florida, area with a focus on sales and guest services over the past seven years.

In his spare time, Brandon is a world traveler, enjoys running, cooking, playing guitar, spending time at the beach, watching UCF and Miami Dolphins football and Premier League Soccer, especially West Ham United.


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Jason A. Horowitz
Director of Jewish Programs and Strategic Partnerships

University of Pittsburgh, B.A. in Political Science and History '09
IDC Herzliya, M.A. in Government '15

Contact Jason at  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it for matters pertaining to:

  • Israel advocacy opportunities
  • Jewish community outreach and working with partners agencies
  • Chapter heritage grants

Brother Horowitz is a native of Allentown, Pa., now based in Philadelphia. After graduating from the University of Pittsburgh, he served in AmeriCorps for two years. He then worked at The David Project as a senior campus coordinator for three years while serving as an advisor to the Gamma Psi Chapter in the Greater Boston Area. Most recently, he studied at the IDC Herzliya in Israel, earning a master’s degree in government with a focus on diplomacy and conflict studies.

He loves watching hockey, particularly the Detroit Red Wings, and loves to travel.


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Brian A. Hoffman
Director of Organizational Growth

Tulane University, B.A. in Philosophy '09
Florida State University, M.S. in Higher Education '14 

Contact Brian at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it for matters pertaining to:

  • Assisting with current and future expansion projects
  • Marketing and recruitment material review
  • Marketing and recruitment strategy training
  • Recruitment referrals

Brother Hoffman is a 2009 graduate from the Sigma Chapter at Tulane University. After receiving his degree he worked for ZBT International Headquarters as a Consultant and then serving for two years as the Director of Chapter Affairs.

After concluding those roles with ZBT, Hoffman pursued his master's degree in Higher Education at Florida State University. After graduating from Florida State, he worked for the past two years as the Coordinator of Fraternity and Sorority Life at the University of Tampa. In his free time, he enjoys traveling, spending time with family and friends, going to concerts and seeing movies.


Andrea Smithson

Andrea R. Smithson
Director of Communications

Franklin College, B.A. in Journalism

Contact Andrea at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it for matters pertaining to:

  • Social media
  • Publication orders
  • Graphics requests and branding information
  • Vendor and supply information
  • Press releases

The Hoosier native was born and raised in Randolph County and attended Franklin College in Franklin, where she was editor of both the student newspaper and magazine. She was initiated into Zeta Tau Alpha Fraternity while studying journalism at Franklin. As an undergraduate, she served in several programming and Panhellenic leadership roles with ZTA and the campus Order of Omega group, and now she is a volunteer for her local alumnae club as well as the Fraternity Communications Association. The current Indianapolis resident worked in the newspaper industry for 10 years at several small publications across central Indiana, serving in roles including Editor and Presentation Editor, before joining ZBT. Andrea is a proud geek who loves Star Wars, vampire books, '90s TV shows, playing board games and Indianapolis Colts football.


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Nicholas (Nick) A. Estrada
Director of Education and Assessment

Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis, B.S. in Forensic and Investigative Sciences ‘11
Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis, B.A. in Chemistry ‘11
University of South Carolina, M. Ed. in Higher Education and Student Affairs ‘13

Contact Nick at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it for matters pertaining to:

  • Leadership programs and events
  • THE JOURNEY and COMPASS
  • Officer training
  • Internships
  • Standards of Excellence

Nick is a member of the Phi Kappa Psi Fraternity and is a founding father of the chapter at Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI). He held several officer positions while he was an undergraduate including serving on the Executive Council of the Fraternity. After his time at IUPUI, he attended the University of South Carolina and worked as a Residence Hall Director. In his most recent position, he served as the Director of Leadership Development for the Phi Kappa Psi Fraternity.

Outside of the professional world, Nick enjoys spending time in the kitchen and cooking for friends, playing board games and being active outdoors.


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Patrick M. Gleason
Director of Alumni Engagement

University of Maine, B.A. in Theater ’08

Contact Pat at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it for matters pertaining to

  • Volunteer opportunities
  • Networking and career development
  • Alumni events and involvement
  • Alumni associations

Pat is a member of Tau Kappa Epsilon Fraternity. During his time as an undergraduate, he held several officer positions including two terms as President of the UMaine Chapter of TKE. After graduating, he continued to volunteer for TKE while working in the document management and information technology field in New York City. Pat comes to ZBT after having spent several years on TKE’s Professional Staff. While working for TKE, he served as their Director of Compliance and Housing, Chief Risk Officer, and most recently as the Interim Chief Operating Officer.

Pat is a theater and movie buff who enjoys cooking, volunteering, and spending time with his wife, Becky, and dog, Pretzel. He is also and actively involved member of the Freemasons, as well as Shriners International.


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Joshua H. Kaufman
Assistant Director of Alumni Engagement

University of North Carolina at Charlotte, B.A. in Theater ’14

Contact Josh at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it for matters pertaining to:

  • Volunteer opportunities
  • Networking and career development
  • Alumni events and involvement
  • Jewish community outreach and programs

Brother Kaufman is a Founding Father of the Eta Xi Chapter, initiated in 2010. He went on to serve as Brotherhood Development Director, Philanthropy Chairman, Alumni Chairman and Heritage Chairman for Eta Xi Chapter. He also was active in Hillel, serving as president for four years, vice president, treasurer, secretary, marketing chairman and engagement associate. He also was involved with the Theatre Department and his Hall Council. After serving ZBT as Colony Development Consultant in 2014-2015, he has worked for the Fraternity in the areas of Jewish heritage and alumni engagement. He is a native of Greensboro, North Carolina, who is now living in Dallas, Texas.


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David E. Rind

Assistant Director of Growth and Education

University of Central Florida, B.S. in Hospitality Management ’14

Contact David at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it for matters pertaining to:

  • Recruiting new Founding Fathers
  • Establishing new colonies
  • Officer training and transition
  • GreekLifeEdu

Brother Rind is a native of Boca Raton, Florida, who joined the Delta Iota Chapter as a sophomore in 2011. He served as Housing Chairman, Brotherhood Development Director, Risk Manager and Ritual Chairman as an undergraduate and worked closely with Chabad and Hillel on the University of Central Florida campus. He served as a Chapter Development consultant in 2014-2015, and has worked in the Chapter Services area since.

In his spare time, he enjoys carpentry, working on cars and motorcycles and doing puzzles.


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Tyler (TJ) J. Klopfstein

Chapter Development Consultant

The Ohio State University, B.A. in International Studies ’15

Contact TJ at  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it for matters pertaining to:

  • Chapter operations and recruitment
  • Brotherhood development
  • Officer training and transition

Brother Klopfstein is from Dayton, Ohio, and joined the Nu Chapter in 2012. He had the opportunity to serve as Brotherhood Development Director, Provost and Ritual Chairman. He also spent four years entertaining and helping the community of Columbus, Ohio, through a service-based theater group on campus.

TJ spends most of his free time hiking, playing board games and checking out local theaters and art galleries.


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Adam (AJ) J. Roshfeld

Chapter Development Consultant

Elon University, B.A. in Broadcast Journalism ’16

Contact AJ at  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it for matters pertaining to:

  • Chapter operations and recruitment
  • Brotherhood development
  • Officer training and transition

Brother Roshfeld lived in Potomac, Maryland, just outside of Washington, D.C. from the time he was born, until the day he left for college. He became a Founding Father of the Eta Sigma Chapter in February 2013. He held many leadership roles over his time there including Internal Vice President, Internal Relations Chairman, Standards Board member, and Community Service Chairman. In his free time, Brother Roshfeld enjoys hanging out with friends, going to the beach, and a good Mark Wahlberg movie.


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Evan C. Skloot

Chapter Development Consultant

Elon University, B.A. in Psychology ’16

Contact Evan at  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it for matters pertaining to:

  • Chapter operations and recruitment
  • Brotherhood development
  • Officer training and transition

Brother Skloot grew up in Armonk, New York, and became a founding father of the Eta Sigma Chapter at Elon University in February 2013. He served in numerous leadership roles, including President, Recruitment Chairman, Provost, Community Service Chairman, Public Relations Chairman and IFC Delegate. He was also very active in New Student Orientation and Admissions at Elon, adding to his already impactful undergraduate experience through ZBT.

In his free time, he enjoys traveling, hiking, spending time with friends and family, and New York Knicks basketball.


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Nina Bader

Coordinator of Membership and Accounting

Indiana Wesleyan University, B.S. in Accounting and Business

Contact Nina at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it for matters pertaining to:

  • Chapter and officer rosters
  • OmegaFi and myZBT
  • Billing
  • Ritual kits

 


National Permanent Endowment Fund (N.P.E.F.) Staff

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Linda Dunn
National Permanent Endowment Fund Assistant

University of Nebraska, B.S. in Education

Contact Linda at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it for matters pertaining to:

  • Housing Requests

Linda grew up in Omaha, Neb., and obtained a bachelor's degree in education from the University of Nebraska. She is a member of Alpha Epsilon Phi and the proud mother of two grown daughters who both became very active members of Sigma Delta Tau. She moved to Indianapolis when her husband, then Alpha Epsilon Pi executive director, opened the national headquarters in the College Park Area.

Professionally, she has worked with high school and college students both as a teacher and youth advisor. Her passion for volunteerism earned her a Presidential Volunteer Service Award for lifetime achievement during the administration of President George W. Bush.

In her spare time, she enjoys reading, cooking and Skyping with her grandchildren.