Bachelor magna cum laude, Yeshiva University, New York City, 1944. Master of Arts, New York University, 1947.
Rabbi, Congregation Beth Israel, Charleston, South Carolina., 1948-1953; Rabbi, Congregation Beth El, Durham, North Carolina, 1953-1958; director field activities, Yeshiva U., New York City, 1967-1974; rabbi, Congregation Shaaray Tzedek, Calgary, Alberta, Canada, 1974-1979; rabbi, Skokie (Illinois) Valley Traditional Synagogue, since 1985. Chairman Rabbi Action Committee, Chicago Jewish Federation, since 1989, State of Israel Bonds, Chicago, since 1988.
Member Rabbinical Council American (executive board), Chicago Board Rabbis (vice president 1989-1991, president since 1991), Chicago Rabbinical Council (vice president since 1988), Northern California Board Rabbis (president 1965-1967).
Married Ruth R. Lieberman, June 18, 1946. Children: Asher Yaakov (deceased), Nachum Yehudah, Anne Bryna.