Sue Polansky


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Sue Polansky from Longmeadow, Mass. is the Zionist Affairs Vice Chair.

Sue has previously served as the Chair of "Zionism - Did You Know?", a ghost writer for "Zionism - Did You KNow?", and a member of the Youth Aliyah Team. She also served as president of Hadassah Western New England. Sue headed Hadassah’s delegation to the Va’ad haPoel (JAFI & World Zionist Organization meetings) in the fall of 2017. She has served as a vice president of Heritage Academy and chair of the Florence Melton Adult Mini-School Committee, and she served on the Board of Jewish Geriatric Services and on several committees at the Harold Grinspoon Foundation.

Her involvement at the Jewish Federation of Western Massachusetts has included serving as vice president on the Executive Committee, chair of its Education Committee, president of the Women’s Division and a member of the Strategic Planning Committee, Nominating Committee and Executive Director Search Committee. In her community, she co-teaches a syllabus from the Hartman iEngage Program: “Jewish Values & the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict 10/2017-3/2018”.