Kasi Shelton

Executive Director

Kasi, a graduate of the University of Oklahoma and native of the Norman and Oklahoma City Jewish Communities brings a unique perspective to OU Hillel. She has a master’s degree in non-profit management, is a former educator at Temple B'nai Israel and has served on the board at OU Hillel. 

Whether it is cooking their weekly lunches or exchanging ideas with them over coffee, our students are Kasi's passion. Being their partner as they develop into tomorrow's leaders is the greatest gift she has ever been given.

Spencer Friedman

Engagement Associate

Spencer is from Flower Mound, TX. In Flower Mound, he was a long time member of Congregation Kol Ami, obtained the rank of Eagle Scout, and graduated from Marcus High School in 2015. In December of 2019, he graduated from the University of Oklahoma with a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics and a minor in Israel and Judaic studies.


While at OU he was an active member of the Omega Upsilon chapter of the Alpha Epsilon Pi fraternity, the OU Math Club, and the OU Hillel. Whether it's schmoozing with students or helping carry out events, Spencer is very excited to be working for OU Hillel so he can finally give back to the community he called home for so many years!

Danielle Shannon

Office Manager

Danielle lives in Oklahoma City with her husband, their two kids, and two dogs.  She enjoys interacting with the students and looks forward to what the future holds for OU Hillel.


Danielle is our resident baker and there is nothing she cannot do! She is the glue that holds our team together and you can always find students in her office or helping her in the kitchen.

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