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Avis Dimond Miller

Avis Dimond Miller serves as Rabbi at Adas Israel Congregation in Washington, D.C. A graduate of the Reconstructionist Rabbinical College (1986), Miller was the first woman in the United States to assume pulpit responsibilities in a major Conservative congregation, and holds the longest pulpit tenure of any woman in the movement. The first woman appointed to chair a national committee of the Rabbinical Assembly (Outreach and Conversion), she has also been President of the Washington-Baltimore Region of the RA.

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Florence Perlman

One of the women responsible for shaping Hadassah into its role of national prominence was Florence Bierman Perlman. A national board member of Hadassah from 1938 until her death, Perlman also held many other important positions within the organization.

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Jewish Women's Archive. "Avis Dimond Miller." (Viewed on December 2, 2020) <https://jwa.org/encyclopedia/author/miller-avis>.


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