Member of the National Jewish Sports Hall of Fame, 2-time All Army Boxing Champion, profiled in media such as Real Sports.
He won a bronze medal at the 2005 US Amateur Boxing Championships.
He donates all of the money that he earns in his boxing matches to stem cell research.
His grandparents were Holocaust survivors from Poland.
His Team Fight to Walk organization, which seeks to raise awareness on the importance of stem cell research, counts IBF Cruiserweight Champion Steve Cunningham among its members.