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
Shelley Kaplan

Secretary
Gail Hammerman

Portfolio Council Officer
Frieda Rosenberg

Vice-Presidents 
Ruth Ann Freedman
Michelle Goldberg
Dianne Gottlieb
Carol Ann Schwartz
Merna Shapiro
Rhoda Smolow

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

Phyllis Abramson
Liz Alpert
Janet Deixler
Sheila Derman
Rena Feuerstein
Elizabeth Fox
Clara Gillman
Jill Goldstone
Michelle Hubertus
Marlene Kaplan
Marcia Gabrilove Ladin
Anita Levy
Valerie Lowenstein
Dale Marcus
Benita Ross
Anastasia Torres-Gil
Laurie Werner
Elaine Winograd


National Portfolio Council
Beth Saltzman Aaronson
Renee Albert
Lynn Altshuler
Sherry Altura
Haidi Appel
Amy Applebaum
Miriam Aron
Marion Aronheim
Sara Aronson
Ravit Barkama
Joan Baron
Rachel Baum
Bettye Berlin
Esther Yelen Berman
Elaine Binder
Nancy Bluth
Stephanie Bonder
Aileen Bormel
Laura Brandspiegel
Leona Brauser
Sharon Cadoff
Caren Caplan
Randi Cohen Coblenz
Gail Cohen
Ruth G. Cole
Michelle Conwisar
Lynn Davidson
Rhoda Dombchik
Madelyn Donoff
Tracey Drayer
Rochelle Edelman
Judith Edwards
Sandy Einberg
Ann Eisenberg
Marsha Eisenberg
Peg Elefant
Luisa Ellenbogen
Joan Epstein
Karen Ezrine
Sherri Ades Falchuk
Teree Farbstein
Carol Fein
Karen Feit
Frances Feldman
Nikki Feldman
Judith Fellner-Weiss
Barbara Fleischer
Joan Florsheim
Connie Cirillo Freeman
Debbie Friedman
Lynn Furness
Leslie Gaffin
Dorothy Ganz
Doris Geller
Susan Glicksberg
Lynn Gold-Benjamin
Zandra Goldberg
Dawn Goldstein
Rita Gottlieb
Adele Greenblatt
Carole Greenfield
Janice Greenwald
Ruth Grossberg
Rae Gurewitsch
Haren Haber
Linda Hakerem
Phyllis Harstein
Sylvia Herman
Jill Hershbein
Lynda Heyman
Roz Holberg
Barbara Horwitz
Diane Issenberg
Jane Jacobson
Beatrice Johnson
Deborah Kahn
Dorrie Kahn
Roz Kantor
Carol Goodman Kaufman
Sherryl Kaufman
Sandra King
Josie Kivort
Sally Kleinman
Janet Klein-Young
Viviane Kovacs
Rebecca Krasnegor
Susan Lafer
Joyce Laiter
Linda Landow
Dorothy Lasensky

Barbara Levin
Patricia Levinson
Judith Levy
Dina Lipschultz
Malia Litman
Karen Lustig
Sheila Macks
Judith Mann
Roslyn Markovitz
Fern Marks
Ellen Masters
Debra Mazon
Deborah Minkoff
Barbara Mishkin
Sue Mizrahi
Julie Morris
Susan Moye
Miffie Nagorsky
Luisa Narins
Melanie Nasberg
Soraya Nazarian
Jane Nyce
Tobey R. Olken, Esq.
Cathy Olswing
Judy Padolf
Judith L. Palkovitz
Esther Panitch
Emily Pinchuk
Carolyn Plessner
Sue Polansky
Hanna Pollack
Joy E. Pollock, Esq.
Joyce Rabin
Ada Rabinowitz
Edria Ragosin
Sonia Raizes
Nancy Rapoport
Lonye Rasch
Roz Rettman
Carol Rosenthal
Marlene Rosenthal
Carol Rotenberg
James Rotenberg (National Associates President)
Loren Roth
Michele Rubin
Joan Walder Sacarob
Alecia Sachs
Tamar Sadeh
Sandi Sadikoff
Jill Sapperstein
Judith Saxe
Barbara Scheinberg
Sharon Schneider
Rachel Schonberger
Maureen Schulman
Roni Schwartz
Jill Schwartz-Chevlin
Gillian Sescoe
Betty Shapiro
Rita Shapiro
Judy Shereck
Shelley Sherman
Susan Musicant Shikora
Nancy Shuman
Robin Shuman
Diane Sigel
Sarene Silver
Natalie Silverman
Judith Silversmith
Belle Simon
Sharon Sisselsky
Amy Solomon
Barbara Spack
Kacy Spivack
Tema Sternberg
Jane Strom
Fern Tannenbaum
Diane Taub
Iris Tishkoff
Melanie Topper
Mindy Tucker
Rosalyn Tuton
Roselle Ungar
Ruthanne Warnick
Dana Waxler
Marcia Weller
Nancy Wiadro
Deborah Wiskind
Ruth Zimbler


Presidents

Hadassah Boston: Debbie Knight
Hadassah Brooklyn: Barbara Katz
Hadassah Central Pacific Coast: Sandy Sidorsky
Hadassah Central States: Merry Lynne Lincove
Hadassah Chicago-North Shore: Greta Rothschild
Hadassah Connecticut: Joyce Backman
Hadassah Desert-Mountain: Barbara Raben
Hadassah Florida Atlantic: Sheila Glass
Hadassah Florida Broward: Karen Rosenson Ulm
Hadassah Florida Central: Lin Pomerantz
Hadassah Great Plains: Evie Roberts Levine
Hadassah Greater Baltimore: Barbara Fink
Hadassah Greater Detroit: Carol Ogusky
Hadassah Greater Miami: Linda Goldstein
Hadassah Greater Philadelphia: Michele Foster
Hadassah Greater Pittsburgh: Rochelle Parker
Hadassah Greater Southwest: Linda Freedman Block
Hadassah Greater Washington:
Sarah Elpern
Nancy Weisberger
Marsha Werner
Hadassah Lower New York State: Sharon Kelson
Hadassah Nassau: Cheryl Sperber
Hadassah New York: Rita Lourie-Galena
Hadassah Northern New England: Rhonda Saunders
Hadassah Northern New Jersey: Gail Black
Hadassah Pacific Northwest:
Donna Blankinship
Brandy Moss
Hadassah Southeastern: Joanna Rich
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: Leslie Strohm
Hadassah Westchester: Rachel Freedman


 


Honorary Council

Chris Adler
Sandra Alfonsi
Gerry Sue Arnold
Wendy Backelman
Claire Baer
Elaine Baker
Naomi R. Barsky
Phyllis Berlas
Phyllis Berlow
Rhoda Bernstein
Shirley Blumberg
Rhoda Breverman
Freda Brode
Dorothy R. Bucksbaum
Judith R. Clements
Karen Dannin
Roberta M. Ebert
Elaine H. Ellish
Barbara Extein
Francine Fettman
Linda Elfmon Fleishman
Arlene Freedman
Rae G. Gelfand
Norma Gindes
Rae M. Ginsburg
Carol Goldsmith
Sandra Goldstein
Anna E. Greenberg
Doris Greenberg
Betty Rapoport Hamburger
Ruth Hendelman
Marjorie G. Housen
Ruth B Hurwitz
Sharon Jacobson
Paula Jarnicki
Leah-Dee Kahn
Helene Karpa
Eddysse Kessler
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 Minkes
Linda Glesser Morris
Helaine Ohayon
Barbara Pailet
Renee Resnik
Corinne Ravel Retchin
Roz Rosen
Barbara Sabin
Lisl Schick
Sima Schuster
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
Helen Weinberg
Mona Wood
Susan Yorke
Edith Zamost
Susan Zimmerman
Jane Zolot
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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