Bachelor in Social Science, Florida State University, 1966. Master of Science, Columbia University, 1968. Postgraduate, Old Dominion University, since 1978.
Day camp director Jewish Community Center, Norfolk, Virginia, 1968-1971, children's department director, 1968-1969, youth department director, 1969-1971. Psychiatric social worker Psychiatric Associates, Ltd., Portsmouth, 1971-1977. Clinical social worker Human Resource Institute, Norfolk, 1977-1979.
Part-time caseworker Catholic Home Bureau, Hampton, Virginia, 1977-1978. Primary therapist Charter Colonial Institute, Newport News, 1980-1991. Private practice clinical social work Virginia Beach, Norfolk and Newport News, since 1980.
Program coordinator for adolescent psychiatric unit Peninsula Psychiatric Hospital, Hampton, Virginia, 1979-1980. Field supervisor Virginia Commonwealth University School Social Work, 1978-1984, Norfolk State University School Social Work, 1982-1990, chairman advisory committee Upjohn Health-care Services, 1979-1980. Director social services Colonial Hospital, Newport News, 1995-1999.
Oral examiner/adviser Virginia Board Social Work.
Chairman Crisis Center, 1977-1978. President Arnold Gamsey Lodge of B'Nai B'rith, 1975-1977. 1st vice president B'nai B'rith, Virginia State Association, 1977-1978, president 1979-1980, member B'Nai B'rith district 5 board governors, since 1978, 3d vice president/treasurer district 5, 1983-1984, 1st vice president 1985-1986, president-elect 1986-1987, president 1987-1988, chairman district 5 personnel committee, board governors B'nai B'rith International, 1986-1988, 94-2000.
Vice president Chesapeake Bay region, 1997-2000. Chairman Hillel Foundation for State of Virginia, 1978-1979, 90—. Board directors Jewish Community Center, Norfolk, 1973-1979, Anti-Defamation League.
Executive board Temple Israel Synagogue, 1981-1984, president Men's Club, 1981-1982, temple secretary 1982-1984. Member National Association of Social Workers (vice president Hampton Roads unit 1974-1976, district chairman 1982-1983, state director 1977-1983), Virginia Society Clinical Social Work (board directors Eastern Virginia chapter 1989-1996, 99-02, state director at large since 1999, president 1991-1995, legislation vice president since 1999, president Virginia guild), National Federal Societies Clinical Social Work (board directors 1991-1995), Clinical Social Work Guild (secretary-treasurer since 2001, Virginia Guild president since 2001), Academy Certified Social Workers (board certified diplomate), American Civil Liberties Union, Family Therapy Practice Academy (charter member, mem-at-large 1995-2000), Clinical Social Work Federation (ex-officio since 2001), Virginia board Social Work since 2004, Mogul Ski Club (vice president 1970-1971), Kappa Delta Pi, Phi Alpha Theta, Pi Sigma Alpha.
Married Barbara Jo Goodman, August 16, 1970. 1 child, Jason David.