Ellen Hershkin

New York Tristate

Ellen Hershkin is the chair of Hadassah's magazine. She is the immediate past chair of Hadassah Israel Travel. Ellen will be serving as an advisor to Hadassah Israel Travel.

Ellen was the 26th national president of Hadassah. Previously, she was the coordinator of the formerly named PRAZE Division (now called Education & Advocacy). She also served on the Young Judaea Scholarship Committee. She served as the national secretary and national vice president of Hadassah.  Ellen served as national chair of Hadassah’s Membership Outreach Department, which followed her service as national chair of the Public Affairs Department and the Hadassah Office in Israel. Previously, Ellen served as chair of the 2004 Hadassah National Convention held in Phoenix. She served as the national coordinator of the Young Judaea Division and chair of the Young Judaea section of the Fundraising Division. She was the appointed liaison from HWZOA to Hadassah Israel, national chair of coordinated/leadership training and national chair of the Local Convention Committee for Hadassah’s 84th National Convention held in New York City in 1998.