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Harold Epstein, American Foundation executive. Served with United States Air Force, 1943-1945.

Background

Epstein, Harold was born on February 15, 1923 in New York City. Son of Joseph and Sonia (Leben) Epstein.

Education

Bachelor of Science, City College of New York, 1943; Master of Arts, Columbia University, New York City, 1947.

Career

Instructor, Hunter College, New York City, 1947; historian, Department Army, Washington, 1948-1950; chief assistant, Bernard M. Baruch, New York City, 1950-1965; vice president, Institute International Education, New York City, 1961-1971; executive director, Winston Churchill Foundation, New York City, since 1971; vice president, Hofstra U., New York City, 1974-1975; national director information and development, Hebrew Union College, New York City, 1975-1983; executive vice president, American Federation for Aging, New York City, 1983-1992; with, Winston Churchill Foundation, New York City, since 1992; executive director, Milton B. Rosenbluth Foundation, New York City, since 1994. Consultant Herbert Agar, 1947-1950, Joint Distribution Committee, 1958-1960, Princeton University 1965-1966.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Served with United States Air Force, 1943-1945.

Connections

Married Lillian T. Scher, May 28, 1949. Children: Susan Ellen, Rachel Deborah, Lawrence Eric, Michael Lewis.

father:
Joseph Epstein

mother:
Sonia (Leben) Epstein

spouse:
Lillian T. Scher

child:
Rachel Deborah Epstein

child:
Michael Lewis Epstein

child:
Lawrence Eric Epstein

child:
Susan Ellen Epstein