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accountant , poet

Herbert Jacob Waxman, American accountant, poet. Certified Public Accountant, New York City. Named Golden Poet of 1987, 188, World of Poetry, First Prize, Poet in the Community competition, Long Island University, 1988.


Waxman, Herbert Jacob was born on January 21, 1913 in New York City. Son of Isadore and Alice (Jacobowitz) Waxman.


Student, New York University, 1929. Student, City College New York, 1938.


Junior accountant Gray, Sheiber Company Certified Public Accountant, New York City, 1931. Office manager Breslauer & Fliegler Produce Dealers, 1932-1940. Private practice accounting, 1940-1960, 72-75.

Partner Waxman, Pepper, Gotbetter Certified Public Accountants, 1960-1972, Waxman & Goldman Certified Public Accountants, Great Neck, New York, 1975-1979. Private practice Certified Public Accountant, from 1979. Treasurer New York Quarterly, New York City, 1978-1979.


  • Certified Public Accountant, New York City.


Member president's council of advisors Hebrew Union College Board Governors, 1968, budget advisory committee Great Neck Board Education, 1970-1971. President Margaret Court Civic Association, Great Neck, since 1952. Trustee Pride of Judea Children's Services, New York City, 1965, Library Association, Great Neck, 1976.

Founder, trustee, past president Temple Emanuel, Great Neck, 1952-1989. Member New York State Society Certified Public Accountant's, Poets and Writers, Inc., Long Island Poetry Collective.


Married Vivian S. Krischer, May 28, 1939. Children: Jill, Jonathan.

Isadore Waxman

Alice (Jacobowitz) Waxman

Vivian S. Krischer

Jill Waxman

Jonathan Waxman