Chloé Simone Valdary is a Zionist and pro-Israel activist. She is a junior and an International Studies Major at the University of New Orleans.
In 2012, Chloé created the group Allies of Israel on her campus to promote the Jewish state and Israel advocacy. In the spring of 2013, She held the first pro-Israel rally on her school’s campus, called ‘Declare Your Freedom.’ Over 100 people were in attendance, and the speech she gave went semi-viral in 10 days.
As a result of her work, she was named one of the top 100 people positively affecting Jewish and Israeli life in the Algemeiner’s inaugural celebration of this category. This list included notable figures like Prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu, President Barack Obama, and filmmaker Stephen Spielberg. Chloe has written articles for Arutz Sheva, The Jewish Press, CAMERA on Campus and The Times of Israel.
Chloe is also the assistant of directors for the Institute for Black Solidarity with Israel (ISBI) and a fellow at the Lawfare project.