Graduate, David Yellin Teachers College, Jerusalem postgraduate student, Hebrew U., Jerusalem postgraduate student, New York University.
Commissioned, Israeli Defense Force, since 1953; advanced through grades lieutenant colonel, Israeli Defense Force secretary to minister interior, Rokach, Israel, 1953-1955; public relations and education officer, Gadna, Israel, 1955-1957; director Union of Friends, Hebrew U., 1958; news editor, correspondent, Kol Israel, 1958-1968; secretary-general, Israel Broadcasting Authority, 1958-1968; chief editor, Hayom Daily, 1977-1978; deputy minister, Government of Israel, 1978-1979; president, State of Israel Bonds, 1980-1982; Chairman of the Board, Eilat (Israel) Foreshore Development Corporation Ltd., since 1983; mayor, Beer-Sheva, Israel, since 1988. Counselor Israeli Embassy, London, 1977-1978, consul, Israel Consulate,1977-1978, assistant Israeli Prime Min.'s Offices, 1977-1978. Executive director Israeli 30th Anniversary Celebrations, 1978-1979.
Chairman board directors KFAR Silver Agricultural and Technology H.S. Board directors, Board of Governors Ben-Gurion University of the Negev Israel. Board directors, The Museum of Beduine Culture, Lahav, Israel.
Member board City of Beer-Sheva Cultural Foundation.
M. Bracha Berman; 1 son, 1 daughter.