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Education agency administrator

Paul Arthur Flexner, American education agency administrator. Union American Hebrew Congregations fellow in religious education, 1979; American Association Jewish Education fellow, 1978-1980; named Reform Jewish Educator, joint Commission on Jewish Education, Union American Hebrew Congregations and National Association Temple Educators, 1985.

Background

Flexner, Paul Arthur was born on September 21, 1945 in Oklahoma City. Son of Charles Rosenheim and Marian (Gugenheim) Flexner.

Education

Bachelor, Oklahoma City University, 1967. Master of Arts, Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute Religion, New York City, 1972. Postgraduate, Columbia University, since 1990.

Career

Educational director, Temple Emanuel, Haverhill, Massachusetts, 1972-1973;educational director, Rodef Shalom Congregation, Pittsburgh, 1973-1975;educational director, Congregation B'nai Israel, Pittsburgh, 1975-1979;executive director, Common for Jewish Education, Youngstown, Ohio., 1979-1983;director education, Baltimore Hebrew Congregation, 1983-1987;director department human resources development, Jewish Education Svc. North America, New York City, since 1987.

Membership

Member National Association Temple Educators (board directors 1975-1980, 85-91), Council Jewish Education (board directors 1975-1977), Coalition for Advanced Jewish Education (board directors 1986-1989).

Connections

Married Barbara Simons, December 26, 1968. Children: Amie Leah, Danit Tova.

father:
Charles Rosenheim Flexner

mother:
Marian (Gugenheim) Flexner

spouse:
Barbara Simons

children:
Amie Leah Flexner

Danit Tova Flexner