Bachelor of Arts, City Universitas Negeri Yogyakarta, 1970. Postgraduate Yeshiva University, 1972, A. K. Rice Institute Group Dynamics, 1974.
Community advocate, 1961-1973. Consumer ombudsperson Washington supermarket division Greenbelt Consumer Services, Silver Spring, Maryland., 1974-1976. Founding president National Consumers Congress, Washington, 1973-1976.
President Zawel Associates, Incorporated., Harrington Park, New Jersey, 1976-1978.
Vice president external affairs The Stop and Shop Companies, Incorporated., Boston, 1978-1983. President East.Z. Dubin Associations, Sharon, Massachusetts, 1983-1987.
Director corporation communications Polymer Technology Company, 1987. Board directors National Consumer Resource Center, 1976-1980.
Board of directors Massachusetts Association Mental Health.
Board directors Massachusetts Association Mental Health. Member of Society Consumer Affairs Professionals, American National Metric Council, Public Relations Society America, Food Marketing Institute, Pi Sigma Alpha.
Children: Alyssa Zawel, Leigh Zawel, Reva Zawel, Joshua Zawel.