Consiliul National de HWZOA

 

 

Founded in 1912, Hadassah, the Women's Zionist Organization of America, is the largest women's, largest Zionist, and largest Jewish membership organization in the United States. In Israel, it supports pacesetting medical care and research, education and youth programs, and reforestation and parks projects. In the United States, Hadassah promotes health education, social action and advocacy, volunteerism, Jewish education and research, Young Judaea and connections with Israel.

Hadassah administers its programs through Hadassah, the Women's Zionist Organization of America, Inc., Hadassah Medical Relief Association, Inc. and Hadassah International which is a network of dedicated men and women of all faiths and nationalities that supports the work of the Hadassah Medical Organization in Israel an is a bridge to nations through medicine..

 

National Officers
President: Marcie Natan
Treasurer: Ellyn Lyons
Secretary:Ellen Hershkin

Senior Staff
Chief Financial Officer: Rick Annis
Chief Development Officer: Michael Ostroff
General Counsel: Sheryl Zeligson
National Director, Marketing & Communications: Pamela Vassil

 

 

Vice-Presidents
Sherry Altura
Marlene Kaplan
Debra Mazon
Susan Moye
Ronnie Rosen
Benita Ross
Roni Schwartz
Shelley Sherman

 

 

Honorary Vice-Presidents
Nancy Falchuk
Carmela E. Kalmanson
Deborah B. Kaplan
Bonnie Lipton
Ruth W. Popkin
Marlene E. Post
Bernice S. Tannenbaum

 

All Officers Are Members Of The National Board And The Executive Committee


 

National Board Members

Beth Aaronson
Sandra Adler
Renee Albert
Sandra Alfonsi
Haidi Appel
Miriam Aron
Sara Aronson
Wendy Backelman
Phyllis Berlas*
Bettye Berlin
Phyllis Berlow
Esther Yelen Berman
Rhoda Bernstein
Mindy Bloom*
Aileen Bormel
Pennie Sessler Branden
Rosalind Brown
Sharon Cadoff
Ruth G. Cole
Lisa Davidson*
Sheila Derman
Rochelle Edelman
Katie Edelstein
Sandy Einberg
Marsha Eisenberg
Karen Everett
Karen Ezrine
Sherri Ades Falchuk
Carol Fein
Dr. Francine Fettman
Barbara Fleischer
Elizabeth L. Fox
Debbie Friedman
Leslie Gaffin
Donna Gerson
Norma S. Gindes
Lynn Gold-Benjamin*
Michelle Goldberg
Sandra Goldstein
Rita Gottlieb
Adele Greenblatt
Janice Greenwald
Ruth Grossberg
Haren Haber
Ruth Hendelman*
Kathy Hershfield*
Barbara Horwitz
Diane Issenberg
Paula Jarnicki
Roz Kantor
Michelle Kaplan
Carol Goodman Kaufman
Eddyse Kessler
Sandra King
Barbara Kraft
Gloria Kramer
Sharon Krischer

*Executive Committee
Linda Lander
Sheila Lebowitz
Barbara Levin
Patricia Levinson
Anita Levy
Valerie Lowenstein
Sheila Macks
Susan Mark
Deborah Minkoff
Julie Morris
Miffie Nagorsky
Melanie Nasberg
Soraya Nazarian
Jane Nyce
Helaine Ohayon*
Tobey R. Olken, Esq.
Barbara Pailet
Judith L. Palkovitz
Hanna Pollack
Joy E. Pollock, Esq.
Joyce Rabin*
Lonye Rasch
Myrna Rodkin
Rosalind Rosen
Frieda Rosenberg *
Carol Rosenthal
Barbara Sabin
Judith Saxe
Sharon Schneider
Judi Schram
Maureen Schulman
Sima Schuster
Betty Shapiro
Deborah Shendelman
Judy Shereck*
Nancy Shuman
Diane Sigel
Natalie Silverman
Belle H. Simon
Sharon Sisselsky
Annette Sondock*
Kacy Spivack
Ellen Steinberg
Cecile Stern
Judith H. Swartz
Diane Taub
Roselle Ungar*
Karen G. Venezky
Susan Weinberg
Elaine Weiser
Judith Weiss
Jean Weitz
Laurie Werner*
Nancy Wiadro
Susan Wilkof
Elaine Winograd
Mona Wood
Theda Zuckerman

 

Presidents Of Regions

Brooklyn: Janet Young
Central Pacific Coast: Ginny Baird
Central States: Teri Junker
Connecticut: Connie Cirillo Freeman
Desert-Mountain: Fredi Brown
Florida Atlantic: Joan Baron
Florida Broward: Merna Shapiro
Florida Central: Terri Tankel
Great Plains: Rita Shapiro
Greater Miami: Mindy Tucker
Greater Southwest: Carolyn Plessner
Lower New York State: Caren Caplan
Nassau: Viviane Kovacs
New York: Ruth Gursky
Northern New England: Sandra Rose
Northern New Jersey: Loren Roth
Northern Seaboard: Rhoda Dombchik
Pacific Northwest: Jacquie Bayley
Southeastern: Ruthanne Warnick
Southern: Lee Kansas
Southern New England: Leslie Zide
Southern New Jersey: Sherryl Kaufman
Southern Seaboard: Janice Bernstein
Suffolk: Lorraine Richter
Upper Mid-Atlantic: Janet Deixler
Upper Midwest: Bea Johnson
Westchester: Phyllis Hartstein
Western New England: Sue Polansky

 

 

Presidents Of Big Chapters

Boston: Ellen Zarrow-Nissenbaum
Chicago: Ruth Ann Freedman
Greater Detroit: Joan Chernoff Epstein
Greater Washington Area: Iris Tishkoff
Hadassah Greater Pittsburgh: Zandra Goldberg
Hadassah Of Greater Baltimore: Jill Sapperstein
Hadassah Of Greater Philadelphia: Roz Holberg
Hadassah Southern California: Andrea Silagi

 

 

National Service

Barbara Miller-Fox Abramoff
Liz Alpert
Elaine Binder
Leona Brauser
Leona Cohen
Karen Eisler
Barbara Extein
Beverly Fine
Dorothy Ganz
Clara Gillman
Beverly Goldsmith
Jill Goldstone
Elissa Grebber
Judy Greer
Jill Hershbein
Lynda Heyman
Marcia Gabrilove Ladin
Sue Luria
Sheila Magerman
Dale Marcus
Anita Marmer
Ellen Masters
Barbara Newman
Stacie Podos
Marlene Rosenthal
Alecia Sachs
Laura Schiff
Rachel Schonberger
Carol Ann Schwartz
Barbara Shurberg
Andrea Silagi
Rhoda Smolow
Arlene Steinberg
Tema Sternberg
Fern Tannenbaum
Special Status
Sharon Briskman
Karen Feit
Rena Feuerstein
Debbie Levine
Dina Lipschultz
Karen Lustig
Emily Pinchuk
Jill Prosky
Gillian Sescoe
Judi Silversmith


 

Honorary Council

Chris Adler
Gerry Sue Arnold
Claire Baer
Elaine Baker
Naomi R. Barsky
Eleanor Bernstein
Shirley Blumberg
Rhoda Breverman
Freda Brode
Dorothy R. Bucksbaum
Judith R. Clements
Gail Cohen
Betty Cornell
Goldie Dellsy
Roberta M. Ebert
Elaine H. Ellish
Bobbie Feinstein
Frances Feldman
Linda Elfmon Fleishman
Arlene Freedman
Rae G. Gelfand
Rae M. Ginsburg
Elaine Glenn
Beverly Goldberg
Frances Sorin Goldberg
Carol Goldsmith
Anna E. Greenberg
Doris Greenberg
Linda Hakerem
Betty Rapoport Hamburger
Sylvia A. Herman
Marjorie G. Housen
Ruth B Hurwitz
Sharon Jacobson
Leah-Dee Kahn
Reta Kahn
Helene Karpa
Joyce C. Kitey
Josie Kivort
Bea Klein
Bobbee Slotsky Kramer
Rickie Leiter
Norma Lenore
Marilyn Levine
Gail Lieb
Bobbie Limor
Seema Liston
Lee Lobel-Zwang
Barbara G. Melamed
Dovie Melnick
Annette Meskin
Linda Minkes
Sue Mizrahi
Marilyn Moosnick
Linda Glesser Morris
Ada Sutker Rabinowitz
Sonia Raizes
Leah Stern Reicin
Renee Resnik
Corinne Ravel Retchin
Bess G. Rothbaum
Joan Walder Sacarob
Lisl Schick
Elaine M. Senter
Claire Shapiro
Rhesa E. Shapiro
Eva Silberman
Jaqueline Silverberg
Leah Silverstein
Lois Slott
Barbara Spack
Karen Dannin Stoller
Yvette Tekel
Barbara Tirschwell
Barbara Topol
Helen Weisberg
Charlotte Wolpe
Susan Yorke
Edith Zamost
Ruth Zimbler
Susan Zimmerman
Jane Zolot
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