Louise (nee Greenwald) Gips is a Holocaust Survivor and was born in Bobov, Poland in 1933. Louise settled in Cleveland in 1949 and was married to Harry Gips in 1952. She and Harry have 3 children, 5 grandchildren, and 2 great-grandchildren. Louise has been involved with Kol Israel almost since its inception. Louise served as the President of the Kol Israel Sisterhood until its absorption into Kol Israel Foundation, where she is a Vice President. She has worked tirelessly throughout the years to ensure that the legacy of remembrance and education live on long into the future.