Bachelor of Business Administration, Pace University, 1971. Diploma Chartered Financial Consultant, American College, 1985.
Sales representative Metropolitan Life Insurance Company, New York City, 1972-1980. General agent Guardian Life Insurance Company, Elmhurst, New York, since 1980. President NMP Planning, since 1980, Forest Hills Finance Group, New York City, since 1985, Holly View Development Corporation, Monroeville, New Jersey, since 1986, Perl Brokerage, Forest Hills., since 1988.
Vice chairman Parker Brokerage Company, Incorporated, New York York. Consultant Nyles Teicher Associates, Great Neck, New York, since 1985, Sutton & Edwards, Inc., Lake Success, since 1986.
Board directors Temple Beth Am Brotherhood, Merrick, 1985-1987. With United States Naval Reserve, 1974-1979. Member Pace University Alumni Association (president 1987-1989), New York City Association Health Underwriters (co-founder, vice president since 1984), Atlantic Agency Managers Association (president 1982-1983), General Agents Managers Association (branch president 1979-1980, National Management award 1983-1988), Million Dollar Round Table (life, member of court 1988), New York City Life Underwriters Association (president 1988-1989).
Married Rosalyn Taffet, October 31, 1970. Children: Jacqueline, Andrea, David.