Published on May 15th, 2014 | by WMJledger0
E.J. Kimball named director of Washington Office of Israel Allies FoundationE.J. Kimball, formerly of Longmeadow, has been named director of the Washington, D.C. office of the Israel Allies Foundation (www.israelallies.org). The Foundation works to promote cooperation between legislators around the world who are united in the belief that the State of Israel has the right to exist in peace within secure borders.
Kimball has served in the national security arena for the past eight years, providing security briefings to members of Congress, law enforcement officials and business leaders on the ideological threats facing the United States and Israel.
Kimball’s congressional experience includes the creation of the bipartisan Congressional Anti-Terrorism Caucus, which he directed from 2007 to 2008. Under his leadership, the caucus grew to more than 125 members, with lawmakers briefed on national security issues related to the ideology and tactics used by groups such as al-Qaida and the Muslim Brotherhood.
A Longmeadow native, Kimball is a graduate of the Lubavitcher Yeshiva Academy (LYA) and Longmeadow High School. He and his wife, Allison, are the parents of two children, Molly and Abigail. They live in Rockville, MD.