Adam Milstein is an Israel native born to Eva Milshtein and Hillel Milshtein in 1952. In 1971, Adam served during the Yom Kippur War in 1973 with the Israeli Defence Forces as a necessary act. Adam is a graduate of Technion with a degree in Science and Economics. He then earned a Master’s degree in Business Administration in 1983 from the University of Southern California. Adam began gaining skills in real estate while he worked for his father as an undergraduate student and continued in the field as a sales agent after graduating.
Milstein is currently the manager of Hager Pacific Properties in the finance, accounts and disposition department. He is also an active philanthropist in the Jewish community with recognition as one of the top 100 individuals positively impacting the Jewish community. Adam is the co-founder of Adam and Gila Milstein Family Foundation, with his wife, Gila. The organization advocates for the lives of the Jewish People by sponsoring students and schooling professionals to cultivate their knowledge of the Israel state and the Jewish culture through providences of facts and knowledge.
He is also the Chairman of Israeli-American Council, a leading Jewish organization in the US. He is also a member of several Jewish humanitarian boards. Adam and his wife Gila distribute free books to the Israeli-Jewish-American community through their organization SifriyatPijama B’America. In October of 2016, the Jerusalem Post enlisted Adam in the 50 global influential Jews for cofounding and leading the Israeli-American Council and his involvement with philanthropic unions such as Birthright Israel, Stand By Me, Hasbara Fellowships, Campus Coalition and AIPAC National Council. He was the 39th person among others such as Ron Lauder, Haim Saban, Ruth Bader, Mathew Bronfman, Natan Sharansky, Malcolm Hoenlein, Gal Gadot, Elena Kagan, Charles Schumer, Sarah Silverman and Sheldon Adelson.
Adam expressed his gratitude to his wife Gila, the IAC and the various organizations that gave him a forum to advocate for the Jewish lives. He commented that the achievement was one of the Israeli-American successes over the years. Milstein added to say that the Milstein Family Foundation will continue its work of strengthening the Jewish community and the Israel state through collaborations of organizations, and funds directed to assisting the Jewish community in their humanitarian life mission.