Valerie Lowenstein is currently a national vice president and a member of the Ethics Committee, the National Governance and Constitution Committee and the National Nurses and Allied Health Professional Council. Locally, Valerie serves on the Hadassah Boston Region Board, the Health Professional Committee and is a member of the Major Gifts Committee. Valerie has also served as National Stewardship chair, National Health and Wellness chair and vice chair of Hadassah Travel. Additionally, she has served on the Strategic Planning Committee.
As Health and Wellness chair, Valerie established a strong link between Hadassah’s Health and Wellness in the United States and Hadassah-Hebrew University Medical Centers in Israel. Valerie developed and chaired Every Beat Counts, Hadassah’s Heart Health Program®, a new health initiative for Hadassah members and local communities in collaboration with Sister to Sister: The Women’s Heart Health Foundation.
Valerie is a past president of the Boston Chapter and past president of the Landy Kaplan Nurses Council. As president of the Boston Chapter, she was instrumental in developing the first Women of Distinction Gala, an event that became an annual major gifts fundraising event for the Chapter.