Hadassah Appoints Stephanie Brovenick Managing Director of Hadassah Midwest, Now Encompassing Three Regions

Tuesday, July 19, 2022

Alix Friedman

NEW YORK, NY —  Hadassah, The Women’s Zionist Organization of America, proudly announces the appointment of Stephanie Brovenick as Managing Director of Hadassah Midwest. Ms. Brovenick, who previously served as Senior Manager of Grassroots Engagement for Hadassah, will be responsible for the operation and management of the Hadassah Midwest Geographic Area, which encompasses three regions, 49 chapters and nearly 29,000 members. Ms. Brovenick’s appointment is effective immediately.

The three regions comprising Hadassah Midwest are Hadassah Chicago-North Shore, which  encompasses the Chicagoland area; Hadassah Great Plains, which includes Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, Wisconsin and the Upper Peninsula of Michigan; and Hadassah Greater Detroit, which covers Michigan, Northern Ohio and Western Pennsylvania.

Ms. Brovenick will work with Hadassah’s volunteer leaders in these regions to achieve Hadassah’s goals in the areas of women’s empowerment, women’s health equity, Zionism and support for the State of Israel.

Hadassah CEO Naomi Adler stated, “Hadassah Midwest has long been a powerful force within our national footprint. Stephanie’s impressive leadership skills, community experience and passionate commitment to Hadassah’s mission make her the ideal person to partner with our volunteer leaders to build upon these accomplishments.”

Said Ms. Brovenick, “I am honored to take on this new role. Whether Hadassah Midwest’s members are advocating for women’s health, promoting Israel or raising funds for research at our hospitals in Jerusalem, they show tremendous creativity and commitment, which their accomplishments reflect. It is a privilege to work with women who are so passionate about what they do.”

Ms. Brovenick has dedicated her life to the Jewish community. In addition to working for Hadassah, she has volunteered for many non-profit organizations. She is a seasoned professional with more than 18 years’ experience working with volunteers, planning high-visibility events and creating programs that drive organizational growth.

Ms. Brovenick received her Bachelor of Arts in Communications from Ohio State University and lives in West Bloomfield, MI. She is the mother of two sons, Cooper, 24, and Carter, 20.


Hadassah, The Women’s Zionist Organization of America, Inc. (HWZOA), is the largest Jewish women’s organization in the United States. With nearly 300,000 members, Associates and supporters, HWZOA brings women together to effect change and advocate on such critical issues as ensuring the security of Israel, combating antisemitism and promoting women’s health. Through the two hospitals of the Hadassah Medical Organization (HMO) in Jerusalem, HWZOA helps support both exemplary care for more than one million people every year and world-renowned medical research. HMO serves without regard to race, religion or nationality and earned a Nobel Peace Prize nomination in 2005 for building bridges to peace through medicine. Additionally, HWZOA supports several Youth Aliyah villages that set at-risk children in Israel on the path to a successful future. For more information, visit www.hadassah.org or follow Hadassah on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn and Twitter.