Bachelor of Science in Engineering with distinction, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, 1954. Master of Science in Engineering, University Michigan, 1955.
Senior mechanic engineer, Daniel, Mann, Johnson & Mendenhall, Los Angeles, 1963-1965; partner, Silver, Meckler & Associations, Los Angeles, 1965-1969; principal, Hellman, Silver, Lober & Meckler, Hollywood, California, 1969-1971; president, Meckler Associations, Los Angeles, 1971-1974; president, Envirodyne Energy Superior vena cava syndrome, Long Beach, California, 1974-1976; president, The Energy Group, Century City, California, 1976-1978; president, chief Executive officer, The Meckler Group, Encino, California, since 1978.
Director Business Council on Indoor Air, 1988-1994. Fellow American Society Mechanical Engineers, American Institute Chemists, American Society Heating, Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Engineers (Crosby Field award 1990, Best Symposium Paper award 1990, Distinguished Service award 1993), Environmental Engineers and Managers Institute (Environmental Professional of Year award 1992), Association Energy Engineers, National Academy Forensic Engineers. Member Encino Chamber of Commerce (director 1982-1983, vice president 1983), American Institute Constructors, Los Angeles Power Producers Association (board directors 1995-1996), Sigma Xi, Tau Beta Pi.
Married Marlys Enid Alpert, August 15, 1959. Children: Ilyce Bonnie, Reneé Barbara.