Past Presidents and Award Winners

PAST PRESIDENTS & AWARD WINNERS

Presidents of the Louisville Section

1886-1910 Mrs. J.B. Judah*
Part of 1910 Mrs. Henry Klauber*
1910-12 Mrs. L. Levy*
1912-16 Mrs. R.D. Bakrow*
1916-19 Mrs. H.E. Ottenheimer*
1919-21 Mrs. Alfred Joseph Sr.*
1921-23 Mrs. Jacob Zellner*
1923-25 Mrs. E.H. Wehle*
1925-31 Mrs. J.M. Fuhrman*
1931-34 Mrs. E.C. Kaufman*
1934-36 Mrs. J.M. Fuhrman*
1936-39 Mrs. J. Harry Rosenbaum*
1939-42 Mrs. Herman Handmaker*
1942-45 Mrs. J.M. Fuhrman*
1945-48 Mrs. Jessie Grauman*
1948-51 Mrs. Marshall Bensinger*
1951-53 Mrs. Carl Hellman*
1953-55 Ms. Betty S. Fleischaker
1955-57 Mrs. David Traub*
1957-59 Mrs. M.T. Fliegelman
1959-61 Mrs. Max Bornstein*
Part of 1961 Mrs. Lewis Hirsch*
1961-63 Mrs. Edward Frank*
1963-67 Mrs. S.P. Auerbach*
1967-69 Mrs. S.T. Fish*
1969-70 Mrs. Lloyd Greenebaum*
1970-73 Mrs. David Neustadt
1973-75 Nancy Abrams
1975-77 Mrs. Ronald Abrams
1977-79 Jane Emke
1979-81 Rita Steinberg
1981-83 Jean Lee Bensinger*
1983-85 Marcia L.Roth
1985-87 Renee Loeb
1987-89 Elaine Weinberg
1989-91 Lynn Meckler
1991-93 Helene Banks
1993-95 Betty Pohn
1995-97 Phyllis Present
1997-99 Ellen Prizant
1999-2003 Shellie Benovitz
2003-05 Sandi Friedson*
2005-07 Sandi Weiss
2007-09 Ellen Rosenbloom
2009-11 Leni Sweet
2011-13 Mindy Klein
2013-15 Sue Paul
2015-present Joyce Bridge
*Of Blessed Memory

 

Hannah G. Solomon Award Recipients

This national award is presented to an outstanding person in the community who has made a significant contribution in the fields of education, family life, and tikkun olam (repairing the world).

1966 Jeanne Frank
1967 Betty Jane Fleischaker
1968 Til Meyer
1969 Helen Helman
1970 Minx Auerbach
1971 Maud Fliegelman
1972 Louise Flarsheim
1973 Fanny Rose Rosenbaum
1974 Minna Cole
1976 Selma & Arthur Kling
1977 Carolyn Neustadt
1978 Jane Greenebaum
1979 Alexander Erlen
1980 Carolyn Balleisen
1981 Marie Abrams
1983 Lewis Cole
1984 Irving Lipetz
1986 Rita Steinberg
1990 David Richart
1993 Jerry Abramson
1997 Marcia Roth
1999 Marsha Weinstein
2001 Ellen Prizant
2004 Jane Emke
2010 Madeline Abramson

Henrietta Herzfeld Award Recipients

Created in 1976, this award is presented to a member of the Louisville Section who, by her service to NCJW, has been a model to all.

1976 Miriam Weil
1977 Sylvia Goldstein
1978 Ilma Hirsch
1980 Helen Helman
1983 Sonia Levine
1985 Marilyn Bornstein
1988 Jean Lee Bensinger
1989 Jane Weinberg
1991 Ellen Shapira
1994 Audrey Pohn
1997 Maud Fliegelman
1999 Shellie Benovitz
2001 Connie Fox
2002 Ellen Rosenbloom
2006 Judy Shapira
2008 Elaine Weinberg
2014 Sandi Friedson

NCJW Award for Emerging Leader

This national award is given to someone who currently serves on the Section Board, has served fewer than five years, and shows potential future leadership.

1988 Lynn Meckler
1990 Helene Banks & Carol Tullman
1991 Phyllis Present
1995 Joyce Finkelstein & Kate Rudd Sarfin
1996 Carol Leibson & Judy Shapira
1999 Sandi Friedson & Susie Pomerance
2001 Madeline Abramson & Jill Goldberg
2002 Judy Borinstein & Marlene Schaffer
2004 Harriet R. Behr & Mona Schramko
2006 Nikki Russman
2008 Marcia Frank & Diane Graeter
2012 Sue Paul & Beth Salamon