Bachelor, University Cincinnati, 1971. Master of Hebrew Literature, Hebrew Union College, New York City, 1974. Rabbi, Hebrew Union College, New York City, 1976.
Assistant rabbi, Temple Beth El, Hollywood, Florida, 1976-1979; assistant rabbi, Temple Israel, Dayton, Ohio., 1979-1981; assistant rabbi, The Temple, Cleveland, 1981-1983; rabbi, B'nai Abraham Congregation, Hagerstown, Maryland., 1983-1988; rabbi, Temple Avoda, Fair Lawn, New Jersey, since 1989. President Bergen County Board Rabbis, Fair Lawn, 1995-1997. Member Executive Committee Jewish Federation Northern New Jersey, Wayne, since 1995.
Board of directors Interreligious Fellow for the Homeless of Bergen County, since 1995. Member Center Conference American Rabbis, New Jersey Association Reform Rabbis, Fair Lawn Clergy Association.
Married Joyce Beverly Meltzer, July 30, 1983. Children: Ariel Josepha, Benjamin Joseph.