LIMMUD FSU NY Presenters 2016

What is Limmud? What are the Principles? Also, learn some of our History and more.

William Hess President of the American Zionist Movement


From 2007 to 2012 William D. Hess (Bill) served as President of the American Zionist Movement, the umbrella organization representing the World Zionist Organization in the United States.

Mr. Hess also serves as a member of the Executive of ARZA, the Zionist arm of Reform Judaism and a member of the board of trustees of the Union for Reform Judaism.

Since retiring from active business life, Mr. Hess has been involved with numerous volunteer activities and organizations beginning with Israel Bonds, New Orleans Jewish Federation, Congregation Temple Sinai of New Orleans, the Jewish Agency for Israel, the World Zionist Organization and the Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra.
The father of three and grandfather of 6, Mr. Hess is married to Susan O. Hess. They reside in New Orleans.