Bachelor, Brooklyn College, 1960. Master of Social Work, Hunter College, 1962. Doctor of Social Welfare, Columbia University, 1974.
Branch director, Wel-Met, New York City, 1967-1969; assistant executive, Vacations and Community Services for the Blind, New York City, 1969-1970; assistant professor, New York State College of Human Ecology, Cornell Univercity, Ithaca, 1970-1973; consultant, director, National Jewish Welfare Board, New York City, 1973-1980; executive director, North Shore Jewish Community Center, Marblehead, Massachusetts, 1980-1988; executive director, YM-YWHA of Mid-Westchester, Scarsdale, New York, since 1988.
Member Anti-Poverty Board, 1965, Cooperative Extension, Ithaca, 1967—1970, National Jewish Welfare Board, New York City, 1969—1970. Executive director Florence g. Heller-JWB Research Center, 1973—1980.
Member National Association of Social Workers, Association Jewish Center Professionals.
Married Marilyn Guss, May 23, 1964. Children: Stephanie, Matthew.