Adam Milstein is in fact a man who has done more for the nation of Israel than an entire community of people ever could do collectively in a lifetime. Throughout the course of his life, Milstein not only executed passion and commitment when assisting in the advancement of the lives of his Jewish brethren, but he too was sacrificial in the fact that he relinquished his personal time and jeopardized his life in his assurance of hope to others. Having begun in the nation of Israel during the days of his youth when he was being reared by positive parental guidance and inspirational cultural experiences, Adam Milstein made the heroic choice to assume the responsibility of leadership when united with the Israeli Defense Forces to fight in the Yom Kippur War in 1973. Once Israel won and the war was over, Adam Milstein became further inspired to continue on with the pursuit of war alternatives that would permit him the opportunity to create change within his community. Therefore, he sought to equip himself with one of the most powerful tools known to man—an education.
After attending the Israel Institute of Technology and graduating with his business management degree in 1978, Milstein packed up his family and belongings and left Israel to go settle in the state of California in the United States. Once in California, Adam Milstein went back to school so that he could have the opportunity to make the ultimate career move. He enrolled to be a student at the University of Southern California where after earning his MBA in 1983, he was given the chance to prove his professional business skills in the real estate industry. After employing earnestness as a sales agent to be the best in his field, Adam Milstein was given the chance to serve as a Managing Partner for Encino, California’s Hager Pacific Properties—a position Milstein currently upholds to this day.
Moreover, after acquiring networking experience under his financial management obligations with the multi-billion dollar private real estate firm, Adam Milstein was thus enabled to utilize his business status to oversee the development of pro-Israel projects for the Israeli-American community. In 2000, Milstein co-founded the Milstein Family Foundation which was soon to be followed by his co-founding of the Israeli-American Council (IAC) in 2007. The Adam and Gila Milstein Family Foundation was created by Milstein and his dear wife Gila to serve the greater needs of the Israeli-American community via the organization’s supply of healthcare assistance, career training, pro-Israel association funding, and Jewish education. Furthermore, under Milstein’s second biggest project (IAC), the Israeli-American community has benefited from the organization’s fortification of the cultural bond/identity between Israeli-Americans and the nation of Israel.