Alan arrived in Houston from Virginia on August 25, 1966 to attend law school. He became a member of Beth Yeshurun within two weeks and has served the Congregation in many capacities over the ensuing years. He is most proud and most enjoys his duties and responsibilities as Head Gabbai for it provides him with indescribable satisfaction and personal fulfillment. Alan has been practicing law since 1969. He is a former commercial litigator who since 1988 has specialized in mediation and arbitration. He and Diane have two adult children. Jonathan is married to Yoela. They have two beautiful children, Madison Brooke and Tyler Reese. Lindsay is married to David Tigner. They have a beautiful daughter, Aurora Belle.