Bachelor, Wayne State University, 1949; Master of Social Work, University of Pennsylvania, 1952.
Caseworker Resettlement Service, Detroit, 1950. Medical social worker Veterans Administration Hospital, Wilmington, Delaware, 1950-1952. Supervisor Jewish Social Service Bureau, Detroit, from 1952.
Executive staff member Jewish Federation Detroit, to 1962. Assistant director Milwaukee Jewish Federation, 1962-1968. Executive director Jewish Federation Greater Kansas City, Missouri, 1968-1989.
Retired, 1989; independent consultant Kansas City, since 1989.
Member Youth Guidance Board, Oak Park, Michigan, 1966. Board directors Temple Emanuel, Milwaukee, 1970, Shepherd Center of Kansas City, since 1992. With United States Naval Reserve, 1943-1946, PTO. Member National Association of Social Workers (chairman Detroit chapter 1960-1961), Association Jewish Communal Organizations Professionals (president 1979-1981), World Conference Jewish Community Service (board directors 1985-1989).
Married Rosette Ostrowiecki. Children: Michael, Beth.