Rep. Jones honored to meet Ambassador Judith Varnai Shorer, Consul General of Israel at the Georgia General Assembly on Thursday, March 28. "I am proud to have voted YES on House Resolution 466 today, commending Israel, and condemning anti-Semitism in all forms. I stand with Israel."
Ambassador Judith Varnai Shorer was appointed in July 2015 to serve as the Consul General of Israel to the Southeastern United States.
Ambassador Varnai Shorer is a nearly 40-year veteran of the Israeli diplomatic corps. She is a former ambassador to both Hungary and Bosnia-Herzegovina as well as a former minister of congressional affairs at the Israeli Embassy in Washington, DC. Her most recent post was desk director at the Center for Policy Research.
Ambassador Varnai Shorer has substantial experience in the U.S. and the Middle East. She speaks Hebrew, French, English and Hungarian and was born in Beer Sheva, Israel.
Ambassador Varnai Shorer is joined by her husband, Oded, and daughter, Roni.
Credit: Consulate General of Israel in Atlanta.