Adam Milstein the Voice of the Israeli-Americans


Adam and Gila Milstein family foundation headed by Adam Milstein which he founded with his wife in 2000. His father and mother were both immigrants from Argentina and Mexico respectively. The family spent time in Kiryat Yam and later moved to Kiryat Motzkin. Adam Milstein upon coming of age joined the Israeli defense force a fought in the Yom Kippur War and then joined Technion where he attained his undergraduate in business and economics.

In his four years while in school he took an interest in his father’s real estate endeavors where they worked together. Adam married Gila Elgrably in 1974 and later moved with his family in 1981 to the United States. It is in the US that he received his second degree in business administration from the University of Southern California where his passion in real estate redeveloped. The couples have three children and three grandchildren.

He has grown to become a managing partner in Hagger pacific properties and is also the co-founder of Israeli American council. He is a board member of several organizations such as AIPAC national council, Jewish Funders Network, and the Los Angeles Board of Birthright Israel.

When he migrated to the United States and gained his masters, he got job offers that didn’t pay him according to his experience this drove him to become a real estate broker. He had a good streak that prompted him to start out as a real estate developer. His persistent has been his key to success. Throughout the years, having set goals and drive to accomplish them led to the growth of the company. In general, he enjoys his works despite the unpredictable nature of real estate.

He founded a philanthropy group that sponsors young students with Israeli background and empowers them to stand tall for the Israeli nation and the Jewish people. He is the chairman of the Israeli American Council. He has been involved in bringing together groups to harvest the full potential of Israeli communities. This is to stop the growing hate about the Jewish people in America in the inaugural Maccabee summit.

Recently he started podcasts with thinkers, artists, and activists to spearhead the critical issues of Jewish communities living in America. He is among the top 100 most influential people in the Jewish community and the senior 25 twitter activists.