Cary Hoffman was born in Waco, Texas and has been a member of Congregation Beth Yeshurun since 1994. He graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with a BBA, a MBA and a PhD in business and economics. He is President or Director of several agricultural based companies in Texas and Colorado that are involved in the distribution of fresh fruits and vegetable and in farming. Cary has been on the Board of Trustees since 2010 and has served on various committees most recently as Secretary. He is a former member of the Board of Directors of the Houston Food Bank. Cary and his wife Marilyn have two sons (Michael and Alexander) and one daughter (Victoria) all of whom celebrated their B’Nai Mitzvahs at Congregation Beth Yeshurun.