Beta Alpha-Pennsylvania State University

President
Brian Becker ’99

As President, Brian oversees all activities of the Alumni Association, managing the Executive Board and enabling alumni involvement. He regularly interacts with the SMC of the chapter to drive continues excellence and provide mentorship to the chapter. He currently works at JP Morgan Chase running content strategy, but previously spent eight years at Thomson Reuters as VP of product management .He received his MBA from New York University. He has 3 kids and resided in Kinnelon, NJ.

Brett Jeffries ’98
Event Chairman

Brett provides the brothers and alumni with more frequent opportunities to connect and network through planned social and professional events, including organizing the Centennial, two Blue & White weekends, a road game tailgate, and a cocktail reception this past Fall. Brett is currently employed at Shire Pharmaceuticals as a Talent Acquisition Operations and Global Mobility Leader.  Brett and his wife, Kara, are parents of three future Pikes and reside in East Norriton, PA.

Keith Minarik ’98
Housing Manager

Keith runs capital programs, manages housing renovation and oversees maintenance programs in coordination with the House Manager and Nittany Co-Op. He is currently working with a local architect and contractor to further renovate the basement.  Keith has worked at MTV Networks for the past eight years with previous stints at CNN, E! Networks, Oxygen and FX.  He and his wife Lori have three children and resides in Eastchester, NY

Chuck George ’99
THON & Philanthropy Chairman

Chuck is our Dance Marathon Alumni Chair and his enthusiasm and passion for THON is contagious.  Over the last three years he’s worked with the Chapter as they plan, implement, and achieve their fundraising goals.  Chuck is part of the management team for CSS Technical Services, an IT Staffing Firm servicing the Mid-Atlantic region.  Chuck and his wife Tara have three children.  They are expecting their fourth in March.

Brian Fitz ’00
Treasurer

As treasurer, Brian works to ensure financial stewardship of all Beta Alpha funds and manage the continued financial health of the chapter.  Brian currently works as a Senior Director of Finance and Analytic’s at UPMC, a integrated health care system in the Pittsburgh area and has been with the organization for 12 years in various finance rolls.  Prior to joining UPMC Brian worked in public accounting for 3 years as a CPA at Deloitte and Touche.  Outside of work Brian is married with 9 year old twins.

Marc Rosen ’11

Marc is involved in various activities to help support the chapter.  His professional career began with two years in recruiting before returning to school to pursue his MBA. He currently works as an intern in the Procurement Department of the New York Metropolitan Transportation Authority while working towards his May graduation from Rutgers.

Kyle Donnowitz ’14
Pledge Education Chairman

Kyle is currently working to instill more structure into our new member education process.  Through a committee of Alumni ranging from the 50’s until the present, he’s trying to embrace prior traditions to ensure our education process is built around our core values.  Previously an SMC and Thon Chair, Kyle currently works in Chicago as a supply chain analyst for Reyes Holdings.

Seth Kirscher ’14

Seth is involved in various activities to help support the chapter.  As an undergraduate Seth helped to establish an alumni networking system through the use of social media and the chapter’s website to better connect students and alumni. He currently resides in Atlanta, GA working for the German engineering conglomerate Siemens Industry.