Beitar 40/8, Jerusalem 93386 Israel
Fax/Tel: 02-671-2679, Cell: 052-235-2724
Licensed Tour Guide & Lecturer
1980-Present Tour Consultant and Guide in Israel. Plan and guide tours for Jewish and non-Jewish groups. I Guide in four languages: English, Hebrew, German and Yiddish. Families, student groups, community missions Pilgrimages and more...
Communication and development for Honenu - Organization that defends Jewish legal rights in Israel.
1978- present: Radio and Print Journalist covering Israel and related subjects.
Freelance writer for English and Hebrew newspapers. (Please see attached list of published articles).
1984-1998 Israel Naval Reserve Terrorist Penetration Prevention Unit
Liaison between the Israeli Army and Diaspora volunteers within the "Sarrel" program.
June 1989 - Completion of Israel Ministry of Tourism Course for managing and guiding
Israeli groups touring Europe and North America.
June 1980- Completion of two year Israel Ministry of Tourism Course, licensed to guide and manage tour groups in Israel.
Yeshiva elementary and high school
MA. June 1977 - Master's degree in Political Science, Brooklyn College of C.U.N.Y.
Mideast Politics and Culture
BA. June 1975 - Bachelor's degree (Cum Laude),
Brooklyn college of C.U.N.Y.
Major: Political Science. Minor: History.
Study Abroad: Exchange student - Hebrew University 1973- 1974- Mid East studies.
1973 Yom Kippur War: Student Homefront Volunteer
Work with the elderly in senior homes. Volunteer guiding for immigrants and special needs students. Active in Israel social/political activites.
Torah study at Machon Meir in Jerusalem
I meet with Jewish and non Jewish communities in the USA and educate about Israel's real story, today, yesterday and tomorrow.
I am aided by PowerPoint presentations:
"The Arab - Israel conflict - Its NOT about borders!"
"Six Days of Miracles - The Six Day War of 1967 "
"A Virtual tour of the Books of Joshua, Judges and Samuel"
"The Roots of the Israel Defence Force"
My DVD, "Israel - Ancient Roots , Modern Miracle"
I am on the permanent guiding staff of the Israel Land Fund, dedicated to redeeming Jewish land in Israel.
Partial List of Published articles
Israel Digest May 26, 1978 "Thirty Years of American-Israeli Relations"
Boys Town Alumni News 1978 "Boys Town Success Stories"
Hashavua Magazine Jan. 1979 (Hebrew) "American Philanthropy in Israel"
Hashavua Magazine April 1979 (Hebrew) "Germany Trying To Forget Its Past"
Boys Town Newsletter 1979 "Advanced Equipment at Boys Town"
Israel Economist Dec 1979 "The Cost of Israeli Education"
Israel Economist Oct. 1981 "Egypt's Copts Walking a Tightrope"
Israel Economist Nov. 1981 "Syria's Alawite Regime Under Fire"
The Jewish Press Feb. 1990 "The Intifada - Celebrating its 70 Birthday"
The Jewish Press May 1991 "After the Gulf War - Life Goes On In Israel"
Viewpoint Winter 1995 "Keeping the Peace in Dahatian - A Reservist's Journal"
Long Island Jewish Journal Sept,2004 "Gaza Reflections"
Five Towns Jewish Times July 2004 " Israel - where miracles are natural"
Five Town Jewish Times November, 20004 "I was a prison guard in Israel"
Viewpoint Magazine, Oct 2010, "A Lone Palm Tree In Jerusalem"
Jerusalem Post, Nov 2010, "Mount Tabor, Lone Sentinal of the Vallleys"
Israel National News Online, Dec 2010, "In Those Days, In These Times, A Chanukah Story"
Israel: Ancient Roots - Modern Miracle
A personal tour of the heart of Israel
Recommendations: Upon request.