Attended, University Connecticut. Bachelor of Science in Finance, University Florida, 1980. Juris Doctor, Nova University Law School, 1985.
Attorney; commissioner City of Coconut Creek, Florida, vice mayor, mayor. General counsel Keiser University. Member District 95 Florida House of Representatives, Tallahassee, since 2006, Democratic whip, 2006—2008, ranking member rules and calendar council, member criminal and civil justice policy council, finance and tax council, joint committee on public counsel oversight, public safety and domestic security policy committee.
Member advisory council Aging and Disability Resource Center. Board directors Temple Beth Israel, Endowment Fund. Member Wynmoor Democratic Club, Palm-Aire Democratic Club, Margate Democratic Club, Coconut Creek Democratic Club, Jewish National Fund.
Children: Jacquelyn, Steven.