Hadassah

National Assembly

Hadassah, the Women's Zionist Organization is the largest women's Zionist membership organization in the United States. It inspires a passion for and a commitment to its partnership with the land and the People of Israel.  It enhances the health of people worldwide through its support of the Hadassah medical Organization in Jerusalem.  Hadassah empowers its members and supporters , as well as youth in Israel and America, through opportunities for personal growth, education, advocacy and Jewish continuity.

Hadassah administers its programs through Hadassah, the Women's Zionist Organization of America, Inc. and Hadassah Medical Relief Association, Inc.

Hadassah International, is a network of dedicated men and women of all faiths and nationalities that supports the work of the Hadassah Medical Organization in Israel.

National Officers
President
Ellen Hershkin

Treasurer
Roni Schwartz

Secretary
Gail Hammerman

National Portfolio Officer
Roz Rosen

Vice-Presidents 
Ruth Ann Freedman
Michelle Goldberg
Dianne Gottlieb
Carol Ann Schwartz
Rhoda Smolow
Kacy Spivack

Past National Presidents 
Nancy Falchuk
Carmela E. Kalmanson
Bonnie Lipton
Marcie Natan
Marlene E. Post

All Officers Are Members Of The National Board And The Executive Committee


National Board Members

Liz Alpert
Haidi Appel
Sue Beller
Pennie Sessler Branden
Sharon Cadoff
Janet Deixler
Sheila Derman
Karen Ezrine
Rena Feuerstein
Elizabeth Fox
Clara Gillman
Jill Goldstone
Phyllis Hartstein
Lynda Heyman
Marlene Kaplan
Rebecca Krasnegor
Marcia Gabrilove Ladin
Anita Levy
Valerie Lowenstein
Dale Marcus
Sheree Mirochnik
Melanie Nasberg
Benita Ross
Merna Shapiro
Robin Shuman
Barbara Shurberg
Diane Sigel
Fern Tannenbaum
Laurie Werner


National Portfolio Council
Beth Saltzman Aaronson
Phyllis Abramson
Renee Albert
Sandra Alfonsi
Lynn Altshuler
Sherry Altura
Amy Applebaum
Miriam Aron
Sara Aronson
Joan Baron
Rachel Baum
Liz Bazini
Phyllis Berlow
Esther Yelen Berman
Janice Bernstein
Elaine Binder
Mindy Bloom
Nancy Bluth
Stephanie Bonder
Aileen Bormel
Leona Brauser
Caren Caplan
Randi Cohen Coblenz
Gail Cohen
Leona Cohen
Ruth G. Cole
Lisa Davidson
Lynn Davidson
Rhoda Dombchik
Madelyn Donoff
Rochelle Edelman
Judith Edwards
Sandy Einberg
Ann Eisenberg
Marsha Eisenberg
Peg Elefant
Joan Epstein
Sherri Ades Falchuk
Carol Fasman
Carol Fein
Karen Feit
Frances Feldman
Nikki Feldman
Judith Fellner-Weiss
Francine Fettman
Beverly Fine
Barbara Fleischer
Joan Florsheim
Connie Cirillo Freeman
Debbie Friedman
Leslie Gaffin
Dorothy Ganz
Doris Geller
Norma S. Gindes
Susan Glicksberg
Lynn Gold-Benjamin
Zandra Goldberg
Karen Goldman
Dawn Goldstein
Rita Gottlieb
Adele Greenblatt
Carole Greenfield
Janice Greenwald
Ruth Grossberg
Patsy Gruenberg
Rae Gurewitsch
Haren Haber
Linda Hakerem
Ruth Hendelman
Sylvia Herman
Jill Hershbein
Barbara Horwitz
Diane Issenberg
Jane Jacobson
Beatrice Johnson
Deborah Kahn
Roz Kantor
Shelley Kaplan
Ann Karty
Carol Goodman Kaufman
Sherryl Kaufman
Eddyse Kessler
Sandra King
Josie Kivort
Sally Kleinman
Janet Klein-Young
Vivian Kovacs
Sharon Krischer
Dorothy Lasensky
Barbara Levin
Patricia Levinson

Judith Levy
Gail Lieb
Dina Lipschultz
Karen Lustig
Sheila Macks
Judith Mann
Roslyn Markovitz
Fern Marks
Ellen Masters
Debra Mazon
Linda Minkes
Deborah Minkoff
Barbara Mishkin
Sue Mizrahi
Julie Morris
Susan Moye
Miffie Nagorsky
Luisa Narins
Soraya Nazarian
Jane Nyce
Tobey R. Olken, Esq.
Cathy Olswing
Judy Padolf
Judith L. Palkovitz
Emily Pinchuk
Carolyn Plessner
Stacie Podos
Sue Polansky
Hanna Pollack
Joy E. Pollock, Esq.
Joyce Rabin
Ada Rabinowitz
Edria Ragosin
Sonia Raizes
Nancy Rapoport
Lonye Rasch
Leah Reicin
Roz Rettman
Frieda Rosenberg
Renee Rosenheck
Carol Rosenthal
Marlene Rosenthal
Carol Rotenberg
Loren Roth
Michele Rubin
Joan Walder Sacarob
Alecia Sachs
Tamar Sadeh
Fred Safer (National Associates President)
Jill Sapperstein
Judith Saxe
Barbara Scheinberg
Laura Schiff
Sharon Schneider
Rachael Schonberger
Maureen Schulman
Sima Schuster
Jill Schwartz-Chevlin
Gillian Sescoe
Betty Shapiro
Rita Shapiro
Judy Shereck
Shelley Sherman
Susan Musicant Shikora
Nancy Shuman
Sarene Silver
Natalie Silverman
Judith Silversmith
Belle Simon
Sharon Sisselsky
Amy Solomon
Barbara Spack
Tema Sternberg
Jane Strom
Diane Taub
Iris Tishkoff
Melanie Topper
Anastasia Torres-Gil
Mindy Tucker
Rosalyn Tuton
Roselle Ungar
Ruthanne Warnick
Dana Waxler
Helen Weisberg
Laurie Weitz
Marcia Weller
Nancy Wiadro
Elaine Winograd
Deborah Wiskind
Ruth Zimbler
Jane Zolot


Presidents

Hadassah Boston: Varda Farber
Hadassah Brooklyn: Barbara Katz
Hadassah Central Pacific Coast: Sandy Sidorsky
Hadassah Central States: Lynn Furness
Hadassah Chicago-North Shore: Luisa Ellenbogen
Hadassah Connecticut: Joyce Backman
Hadassah Desert-Mountain: Barbara Raben
Hadassah Florida Atlantic: Marion Aronheim
Hadassah Florida Broward: Dorrie Kahn
Hadassah Florida Central: Susan Lafer
Hadassah Great Plains: Teree Farbstein
Hadassah Greater Baltimore: Julie Bernstein
Hadassah Greater Detroit: Carol Ogusky
Hadassah Greater Miami: Linda Goldstein
Hadassah Greater Philadelphia: Joyce Laiter
Hadassah Greater Pittsburgh: Rochelle Parker
Hadassah Greater Southwest: Linda Freedman Block
Hadassah Greater Washington: Judy Erdheim
Hadassah Lower New York State: Sharon Kelson
Hadassah Nassau: Tracey Drayer
Hadassah New York: Rita Lourie-Galena
Hadassah Northern New England: Rhoda Saunders
Hadassah Northern New Jersey: Gail Black
Hadassah Pacific Northwest: TBD
Hadassah Southeastern: Toby Parker
Hadassah Southern: Bonnie Boring
Hadassah Southern California: Deborah R. Kessler
Hadassah Southern New England: Joan Astor/ Paula London
Hadassah Southern New Jersey: Michelle Krasner
Hadassah Southern Seaboard: Gail Moskowitz
Hadassah Suffolk: Stacy Berman
Hadassah Upper Midwest: Anna Walter
Hadassah Westchester: Rachel Freedman


 


Honorary Council

Chris Adler
Gerry Sue Arnold
Wendy Backelman
Claire Baer
Elaine Baker
Naomi R. Barsky
Phyllis Berlas
Bettye Berlin
Rhoda Bernstein
Shirley Blumberg
Rhoda Breverman
Freda Brode
Dorothy R. Bucksbaum
Judith R. Clements
Karen Dannin
Roberta M. Ebert
Elaine H. Ellish
Barbara Extein
Bobbie Feinstein
Linda Elfmon Fleishman
Arlene Freedman
Rae G. Gelfand
Rae M. Ginsburg
Carol Goldsmith
Sandra Goldstein
Anna E. Greenberg
Doris Greenberg
Betty Rapoport Hamburger
Marjorie G. Housen
Ruth B Hurwitz
Sharon Jacobson
Paula Jarnicki
Leah-Dee Kahn
Helene Karpa
Joyce C. Kitey
Bea Klein
Bobbee Slotsky Kramer

Sheila Lebowitz
Rickie Leiter
Marilyn Levine
Bobbie Limor
Seema Liston
Lee Lobel-Zwang
Ellyn Lyons
Susan Mark
Barbara G. Melamed
Dovie Melnick
Annette Meskin
Linda Glesser Morris
Helaine Ohayon
Barbara Pailet
Renee Resnik
Corinne Ravel Retchin
Barbara Sabin
Lisl Schick
Elaine M. Senter
Rhesa E. Shapiro
Deborah Shendelman
Andrea Silagi
Eva Silberman
Jacqueline Silverberg
Lois Slott
Annette Sondock
Ceil Stern
Judith Swartz
Barbara Tirschwell
Barbara Topol
Karen Venezky
Susan Weinberg
Mona Wood
Susan Yorke
Edith Zamost
Susan Zimmerman
Theda Zuckerman

Donation Questions

donorservices@hadassah.org

(800) 928-0685

Membership Questions

membership@hadassah.org

(800) 664-5646

Missions Department

missions@hadassah.org

(800) 237-1517

Contact Us

40 Wall Street

New York, NY 10005

support@hadassah.org

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