Hadassah

National Board

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 
Dianne Gottlieb
Kathy Hershfield
Frieda Rosenberg
Carol Rosenthal
Rhoda Smolow
Kacy Spivack

Honorary Vice-Presidents 
Nancy Falchuk
Carmela E. Kalmanson
Deborah B. Kaplan
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
Miriam Aron
Sue Beller
Mindy Bloom
Aileen Bormel
Pennie Sessler Branden
Sharon Cadoff
Sheila Derman
Karen Ezrine
Rena Feuerstein
Ruth Ann Freedman
Clara Gillman
Michelle Goldberg
Phyllis Hartstein
Lynda Heyman
Roz Kantor
Marlene Kaplan
Michelle Kaplan
Rebecca Krasnegor
Marcia Gabrilove Ladin
Anita Levy
Valerie Lowenstein
Dale Marcus
Sheree Mirochnik
Susan Moye
Melanie Nasberg
Benita Ross
Carol Ann Schwartz
Merna Shapiro
Shelley Sherman
Robin Shuman
Barbara Shurberg
Diane Sigel
Jane Strom
Fern Tannenbaum
Carol Weiss
Jean Weitz
Laurie Werner


National Portfolio Council

Beth Saltzman Aaronson
Renee Albert
Sandra Alfonsi
Lynn Altshuler
Sherry Altura
Sara Aronson
Wendy Backelman
Ginni Baird
Liz Bazini
Bettye Berlin
Phyllis Berlow
Esther Yelen Berman
Janice Bernstein
Elaine Binder
Nancy Bluth
Leona Brauser
Fredi Brown
Caren Caplan
Gail Cohen
Leona Cohen
Ruth G. Cole
Lisa Davidson
Lynn Davidson
Janet Deixler
Madelyn Donoff
Rochelle Edelman
Sandy Einberg
Ann Eisenberg
Marsha Eisenberg
Joan Epstein
Karen Everett
Sherri Ades Falchuk
Carol Fasman
Carol Fein
Karen Feit
Frances Feldman
Nikki Feldman
Francine Fettman
Judi Finkelstein
Barbara Fleischer
Elizabeth L. Fox
Connie Cirillo Freeman
Debbie Friedman
Leslie Gaffin
Dorothy Ganz
Doris Geller
Norma S. Gindes
Lynn Gold-Benjamin
Zandra Goldberg
Karen Goldman
Beverly Goldsmith
Dawn Goldstein
Jill Goldstone
Rita Gottlieb
Adele Greenblatt
Carole Greenfield
Janice Greenwald
Ruth Grossberg
Rae Gurewitsch
Ruth Gursky
Haren Haber
Linda Hakerem
Ruth Hendelman
Sylvia Herman
Jill Hershbein
Roz Holberg
Barbara Horwitz
Diane Issenberg
Jane Jacobson
Teri Junker
Deborah Kahn
Lee Kansas
Ann KartyCarol Goodman Kaufman
Sherryl Kaufman
Eddyse Kessler
Sandra King
Josie Kivort
Vivian Kovacs
Sharon Krischer
Dorothy Lasensky
Barbara Levin
Patricia Levinson

Judith Levy
Gail Lieb
Dina Lipschultz
Karen Lustig
Ellyn Lyons
Sheila Macks
Judith Mann
Fern Marks
Ellen Masters
Debra Mazon
Annette Meskin
Dafna Michaelson
Linda Minkes
Deborah Minkoff
Barbara Mishkin
Sue Mizrahi
Holly Moskowitz
Miffie Nagorsky
Jane Nyce
Suzanne Offit (Hadassah Foundation Chair)
Helaine Ohayon
Tobey R. Olken, Esq.
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
Sharon Richman
Renee Rosenhech
Marlene Rosenthal
Loren Roth
Michele Rubin
Barbara Sabin
Joan Walder Sacarob
Alecia Sachs
Tamar Sadeh
Fred Safer (National Associates President)
Jill Sapperstein
Judith Saxe
Sharon Schneider
Rachael Schonberger
Maureen Schulman
Sima Schuster
Jill Schwartz-Chevlin
Gillian Sescoe
Betty Shapiro
Rita Shapiro
Deborah Shendelman
Judy Shereck
Nancy Shuman
Natalie Silverman
Belle Simon
Sharon Sisselsky
Barbara Spack
Ceil Stern
Tema Sternberg
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
Janet Young
Jamie Zelig
Ruth Zimbler
Jane Zolot


Presidents

Hadassah Boston: Varda Farber
Hadassah Brooklyn: Barbara Katz
Hadassah Central States: Lynn Furness
Hadassah Chicago-North Shore: Luisa Ellenbogen
Hadassah Connecticut: Sally Kleinman
Hadassah Desert-Mountain: Cathy Olswing
Hadassah Florida Atlantic: Marion Aronheim
Hadassah Florida Broward: Dorrie Kahn
Hadassah Florida Central: Susan Lafer
Hadassah Great Plains: Teree Farbstein
Hadassah Greater Baltimore: Sheila Stern
Hadassah Greater Detroit: Carol Ogusky
Hadassah Greater Miami: Linda Goldstein
Hadassah Greater Philadelphia: Patsy Gruenberg/Joyce Laiter
Hadassah Greater Pittsburgh: Barbara Scheinberg
Hadassah Greater Southwest: Amy Applebaum
Hadassah Greater Washington: Judy Erdheim
Hadassah Lower New York State: Amy Solomon
Hadassah Nassau: Tracey Drayer
Hadassah New York: Rita Lourie-Galena
Hadassah Northern New England: Rhoda Saunders
Hadassah Northern New Jersey: Stephanie Z. Bonder
Hadassah Northern Seaboard: Luisa Narins
Hadassah Pacific Northwest: Peg Elefant
Hadassah Southeastern: Toby Parker
Hadassah Southern: Bonnie Boring
Hadassah Southern California: Sandra Sadikoff
Hadassah Southern New England: Susan Shikora
Hadassah Southern New Jersey: Michelle Krasner
Hadassah Southern Seaboard: Gail Moskowitz
Hadassah Suffolk: Phyllis Abramson
Hadassah Upper Midwest: Anna Walter
Hadassah Westchester: Rachel Freedman/Michele Lippin

National Service

Joan Baron
Jacquie Bayley
Bettye Berlin
Fredi Brown
Caren Caplan
Connie Cirillo Freeman
Dorothy Ganz
Karen Goldman
Elissa Grebber
Roz Holberg
Jane Jacobson
Teri Junker
Carol Goodman Kaufman
Viviane Kovacs
Barbara Kraft
Sharon Krischer
Dina Lipschultz
Sheila Magerman
Debra Mazon
Carolyn Plessner
Stacie Podos
Sue Polansky
Lonye Rasch
Marlene Rosenthal
Benita Ross
Loren Roth
Michele Rubin
Gillian Sescoe
Merna Shapiro
Rita Shapiro
Tema Sternberg
Iris Tishkoff
Ruthanne Warnick
Ellen Zarrow-Nissenbaum

Special Status
Madelyn Donoff
Ann Eisenberg
Karen Feit
Judy Fellner-Weiss
Debbie Friedman
Ruth Gursky
Phyllis Hartstein
Lieba Lander
Dafna Michaelson
Laurie Weitz

 


Honorary Council

Chris Adler
Gerry Sue Arnold
Claire Baer
Elaine Baker
Naomi R. Barsky
Phyllis Berlas
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
Frances Sorin Goldberg
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
Susan Mark
Barbara G. Melamed
Dovie Melnick
Julie Morris
Linda Glesser Morris
Soraya Nazarian
Barbara Pailet
Renee Resnik
Corinne Ravel Retchin
Lisl Schick
Elaine M. Senter
Rhesa E. Shapiro
Andrea Silagi
Eva Silberman
Jacqueline Silverberg
Leah Silverstein
Lois Slott
Annette Sondock
Judith Swartz
Barbara Tirschwell
Barbara Topol
Karen Venezky
Susan Weinberg
Mona Wood
Susan Yorke
Edith Zamost
Susan Zimmerman
Theda Zuckerman

National Executive Director/CEO
Janice Weinman 

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