Who We Are

 

NCJW/Greater Detroit is an organization of volunteers and advocates who have worked for social justice by improving the quality of life for women, children and families for the past 125 years. Thank you for helping us to capture, preserve, and document the individual stories and memories which are integral to our legacy.

 

NATIONAL COUNCIL OF JEWISH WOMEN, MICHIGAN

BOARD OF DIRECTORS 2017-2018

State Policy Advocates   

M. Catherine Cantor  Irma Glaser  (need pics of both)

Board

Deede Auster

Liz Bank

Denny Camiener

Heléne Cherrin

Amy Cutler

Jacqueline Elkus

Jan Goldfarb

Terry Hollander

Lori Issner

Gail Katz

Lauren Koenigsberg

Joan Krieger

Carrie Kushner

Sallyjo Levine

Donna Pearlman

Nancy Raimi

Nancy Rothfeder

Rusty Rosman

Linda Sahn

Sheri Schiff

Linda Schwarzberg

Susie Serwer

Gail Smith

Margo Stocker

Jeannie Weiner

Sandy Weiss

Sandy Weitz

Carol Wiseman

Linda Yellin

Ruth Zerin

Amy Zeskind

 

Honorary Directors

Doris Lee Goldman

Claire Kretchmer

Ellen Labes

Sissi Lapides

Sally Mayer

Joyce Rubenstein

Joyce Sherman

 

Advisory Directors

Barbara Berger

Joyce Blum

Edie Broida

Harriet Dunsky

Carol Freedman

Marion Freedman

Judi Freund

Marlene Goodman

Lois Granader

Nancy Josephson

Fern Katz

Ina Katz

Ruth Klueger

Suzanne Lasser

Marian Littman

Janet Moses

Barbara Rosenthal

Deane Safir

RoseLynn Schlussel

Sharon Schmidt

Mary Schwartz

Libby Sherbin

Ellie Slovis

Beverly Stone

Paula Wolfe

 

Past Presidents

Ida E. Goldman Ginsberg  (z"l) 

  Founder – Jewish Women’s Club

  President, 1891-1893, 1894-1898

Rose Wolenburgh (z"l) 1893-1894

Ida B. Krolik  (z"l) 1898-1906

Rosa T. Rosenfield (z"l) 1906-1908

Bella Goodman (z"l)  1908-1913

Lillian Simons (z"l) 

1913-1916

Miriam D. Goldman (z"l) 1916-1919

Hattie J. May  (z"l) 1919-1921,

1924-1925  

Gertrude Glowgower (z"l) 

1921-1924

Mildred Welt (z"l) 

 President – Detroit Section 1925-1928

 President National Council of Jewish Women 1943-1948

 President – International Council of Jewish Women 1948-1951

Blanche Gilbert  (z"l) 1928-1930

Mignon Ginsberg (z"l) 1930-1933

Regene Freund Cohane (z"l) 1933-1935

Jean Laib (z"l) 1935-1937

Ruth Klein (z"l) 1937-1939

Sally Brown (z"l) 1939-1941

Elizabeth Brode (z"l) 1941

Dorothy Gaylord (z"l) 1941-1942

Josephine S. Weiner (z"l)  

 President – Detroit Section 1942-1944

 President National Council of Jewish Women 1967-1971

Flossie Kreger (z"l) 1944-1946

Norma B. Smith(z"l) 1946-1948

Ruth Frank (z"l) 1948-1949, 1956-1957

Ann Daniels (z"l)  1949 -1951

Minna Rothman  (z"l) 1951-1953

Queenie Krouse (z"l) 1953-1954

Rose Gould (z"l) 1955-1956

Frances Quint  (z"l) 1957-1959

Shirley Hesslein (z"l) 1959-60

Lenore Van Vliet  (z"l) 1960-1961

Sally Schottenfels (z"l) 1961-1963

Krana Grossman  (z"l) 1963-1965

Nita “Billie” Barak  (z"l) 1965-1967

Freddy Shiffman (z"l) 1967-1969

Helen Shevin (z"l) 1969-1971

Esther K. Rosenblum(z"l) 1971-1973

Beryl Winkelman (z"l) 1973-1974

Jessie K. Stern (z"l) 1974-1976

Adele Sonenklar (z"l) 1976-1978

Phyllis Welling 1978-1980

Sondra Nathan 1980-1982

Sonia Macey 1982-1984

Sandra Leshman 1984-1986

Terran Leemis 1986-1988

Barbara Grant 1988-1990

Carol Sue Coden 1990-1992

Ann Zousmer 1992-1994

Judith Rosenberg 1994-1996

Marta Rosenthal 1996-1998

Myrna Edgar 1998-2000

Linda Bloom 2000-2002

Florence Herrmann 2002-2004

Sheila Guyer 2004-2006

Sharon Lipton 2006-2008

Catherine Cantor 2008-2010

Irma Glaser 2010-2012

Suzanne Simon 2012-2014

Susan Marwil 2014-2016

 

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