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Eric Aaron Silver, American rabbi. Ordained rabbi, 1974. Decorated Bronze Star medal with combat V, Purple Heart.

Background

Silver, Eric Aaron was born on April 15, 1942 in Brooklyn. Son of Sholom and Marion (Halpern) Silver.

Education

Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics, University Missouri, 1963. Master of Arts, Hebrew Union College, Cincinnati, 1973. Master of Business Administration, University Phoenix, 1986.

Career

Rabbi, Temple Shalom, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, 1977-1981;rabbi, Congregation Kol Ami, Salt Lake City, 1981-1986;rabbi, Temple Israel, Great Neck, New York, 1987-1990;rabbi, Temple Beth David, Cheshire, Connecticut, since 1990.

Achievements

  • Ordained rabbi, 1974.

Membership

Member Utah committee United States Civil Rights Commission, since 1982. Member Governor's Blue Ribbon Committee on Medical Rights, Utah, since 1984, Governor's Alert Commission on Education, Utah Law Enforcement Coordinating Committee, since 1982. Presidential appointment to Federal Judiciary Selection Commission.

Trustee United Way Great Salt Lake, Utah, since 1982. Lieutenant Commander, chaplain United States Navy, 1963-1977. Member Center Conference American Rabbis, Rabbinical Assembly, Kiwanis, Masons, Shriners.

Connections

Married Mary Jennifer Dolcort, September 3, 1978. Children: Micah Samuel Dolcort-Silver, Jonathan Baruch Dolcort-Silver, Nathaniel Ephraim Dolcort-Silver.

father:
Sholom Silver

mother:
Marion (Halpern) Silver

spouse:
Mary Jennifer Dolcort

child:
Micah Samuel Dolcort-Silver

child:
Jonathan Baruch Dolcort-Silver

child:
Nathaniel Ephraim Dolcort-Silver