Bachelor of Science, City College of New York, 1948; Master of Social Work, Columbia University, 1952.
Case worker, Community Svc. Society, New York City, 1954-1955;
social worker, Youth House for Boys, New York City, 1955-1957;
social work supervisor, Jewish Child Case Association, New York City, 1957-1959;
administrator, Jewish Board of Guardians, New York City, 1959-1968;
executive director, Abbott House, Irvington, New York, 1968-1969;
executive director, The Bridge, Inc., New York City, since 1969. Chairman Federation of Microbiology and Botany, Magnetic Resonance & AS, New York City, since 1990.
Member of New York State Mental Health Planning Council, 1992.
Corporal United States Army Medical Service Corporation, 1952-1954. Life Fellow American Orthopsychiatric Association. Member World Association Psychosocial Rehabilitation United States (president), World Association Psychosocial Rehabilitation (treasurer).
Married Phyllis Mervis. Children: David, Steven, Jacob.