Names Sue Sobel
How long have you been a member of The Temple? 44 years
Why did you decide to join The Temple? I married Tom and his family had been long-standing members.
What do you do for a living? I am a retired JCPS art teacher and currently doing art therapy with seniors.
What is your favorite Temple memory? Watching our daughter, Lisa, sing with Shir Chadash in concert with Debbie Friedman. Lisa was thrilled to meet Debbie!
Farthest you have traveled: India in 2015 with Lisa and Benji for Lisa’s college roommate’s wedding.
How did I meet my spouse? I met Tom on a blind date. His childhood friend, Martin Kasdan, was dating my roommate. She wanted me to meet Tom, “a very enterprising, young man.”
Interests and hobbies: I am a member of LAFTA (Louisville Area Fiber and Textile Artists) and enjoy making wearable art. I take advantage of Louisville’s thriving arts scene!
Volunteer activity: Through The Temple’s Caring Committee and JFCS Shabbos Friends, I visit the Jewish seniors at Treyton Oak Towers.
Pets Fannie, our 6th English Springer Spaniel. We love the affable breed and have rescued several through ESRA.
Have I lived anywhere else? I grew up in Princeton, NJ.