Members of the Month
Hadassah recognizes the amazingly interesting, diverse and accomplished members of Hadassah. Each member brings a unique and powerful voice and perspective to our organizational tapestry.
We share a profound love for the Jewish people, and Israel. We share a commitment to women and believe in women’s strength—and our own. We are excited to showcase and honor these members—Women Who DO.
Member of the Month Honorees
Members of the Month
"I am proudest of the cutting-edge medical research done at Hadassah, including research on treating ALS, cystic fibrosis, heart stents, stem cell therapy and more"
Find out more about Judi Babcock›
"Hadassah is real and we are the women who DO!"
Find out more about Anita Levy›
"I am a two-time breast cancer survivor."
Find out more about Barbara Glicksberg›
"Rather than just an organization, Hadassah is like family."
Find out more about Sandra Goldman›
Betty Samuels Seidel
"My mother took me to a very special meeting at the home of Bertha Szold Levin to hear her sister, the founder of Hadassah, Henrietta Szold."
Find out more about Betty Samuels Seidel›
"Hadassah has taught me to be a stronger advocate for Israel, Zionism and Jewish values."
Find out more about Shelly Cohen›
Paula M. Schiff
Walnut Creek, CA
"Along with my wonderful Hadassah members, I have presented three Israel advocacy programs."
Find out more about Paula M. Schiff ›
"I love being part of a group where I feel a true kinship to the other members."
Find out more about Lori Reszutek›
"I chose Hadassah because its main focus is Israel."
Find out more about Ruth Fein›
"I enjoy being surrounded by bright, creative and talented women who share my passion."
Find out more about Carol Konecky›
“I love that Hadassah is this amazing organization for Israel, about Israel, in Israel.”
Find out more about Leslie Gonzalez›
“I grew up witnessing my mother’s deep commitment to Hadassah.”
Find out more about Hannah Cohen›
“Hadassah supports everything I feel strongly about.”
Find out more about Helene Schilian›
“I owe much to Hadassah, including meeting my husband.”
Find out more about Randi Cohen›
“A licensed interior designer who is honored to be a part of Hadassah.”
Find out more about Gayle Dorio›
“For over 30 years, Hadassah has been the constant in my life.”
Find out more about Elise Feldscher›
Las Vegas, NV
“Board certified pediatrician passionate about Hadassah.”
Find out more about Randi Lampert›
“A prior service military engineer officer inspired by Hadassah.”
Find out more about Erin Coleman›
“Hadassah strikes me as an oasis of peace in an otherwise turbulent Middle East.”
Find out more about Barbara Bronstein›
"She is a “thriving survivor” who is passionate about giving back in the cancer war."
Find out more about Debra Sharker›
"Holly has spent most of her career doing communications and PR for nonprofit groups."
Find out more about Holly Seltzer›
Martha Jo Katz
"For 18 years she worked a model."
Find out more about Martha Jo Katz›
Agoura Hills, CA
"She has dedicated the next two years of her life helping to ensure Israel’s safety and security."
Find out more about Dylan Dorenfeld›
"Sarrah works with a technology start-up company, building global strategic partnerships."
Find out more about Sarrah Bechor›
"Katie hopes one day to help her daughter become a Young Woman of Hadassah."
Find out more about Katie Perez›
"Her grandmother made her a life member at birth."
Find out more about Stephanie Weitzman›
"She is the founder and designer of an award-winning artisan jewelry company."
Find out more about Barbara Ross-Innamorati›
"Melissa founded the “Leorah” chapter."
Find out more about Melissa Liverman›
"She founded an outpatient substance abuse treatment center."
Find out more about Debra Flaherty›
San Diego, CA
“From the beginning, I have been impressed that Hadassah is almost completely volunteer driven.”
Find out more about Lori Good›
"I have died, almost died three times, and I know what a gift life is."
Find out more about Barbara Aqua›
Maxine, Rochelle and Alana Schube
"Our goal in coming forward with our story is to show that breast cancer doesn’t care how old you are."
Find out more about Maxine, Rochelle and Alana Schube›
Vernon Hills, IL
"After losing her vision, Keeley developed a line of hair fragrances."
Find out more about Keeley Kossof›
Los Angeles, CA
"She gives much of her energy to repairing the world."
Find out more about Stacey Dorenfeld›
"She finds it incredibly important to give back to the community she was raised in."
Find out more about Robin Fischel›
"I love that Hadassah helps me feel connected to the State of Israel."
Find out more about Amy Degen›