is the loving father of two children, David Page and Sariva Goetz.
has been in Boca Raton full-time since 1994.Originally from New York City and later Long Island, in 1965 he moved to Greenfield, Massachusetts, where he was Dean of Faculty of Greenfield Community College until his retirement in 1978.
After that he
was in a manufacturing business and then in local radio news and public affairs.Jay
loving wife Barbara affiliated with Temple Beth Shira
at its inception.In 2004, after Barbara passed away, he took over her position on the TBS Board of Directors and was re-elected in 2005.
In addition, several years ago Jay
established BarJay Travel and works as a home-based Travel Consultant
Jay's academic background includes BA and MA degrees from New York University
and an EdD from Teachers College, Columbia University
teaching field was speech and theater, and his
doctorate is in educational administration.Jay
also has a musical background --- he
sings and plays clarinet and saxophone.Active in synagogue work for many years, Jay served as President of North Shore Synagogue in Syosset, Long Island, and later as President of Temple Israel in Greenfield.His
expertise and dedication have been significant in the growth and development of Temple Beth Shira