Al worked for over 45 years in banking and finance. His most recent employer was Forsythe Technology where he was Executive Vice President and CFO for 17 years. After the company was sold to a strategic buyer, he retired. Weiss grew up in Cleveland, Ohio where his family was a member of Park Synagogue. After college and 3 years in New York, he moved to Chicago. Weiss lives in Riverwooods with his wife Sherrie. Between them they have 5 children and 9 grandchildren. Weiss has been a member of Congregation B’nai Tikvah in Deerfield for over 40 years where, in the past, he served as Financial Vice President. He has a BA and MBA from the University of Wisconsin- Madison.