Michael Weiss became a principal of The Engel Group in 1977 as the governmental liaison with the New York City department of Housing, Preservation and Development. During his tenure, The Engel Group developed and built over $300,000,000 of residential and commercial space. Mr. Weiss continues to oversee contracts, insurance matters and labor relations for The Engel Burman Group and another $400,000,000 of projects have been completed by the partners over the last few years.
Michael Weiss is a graduate of New York Law School. He sits on the Real Estate Advisory Board, is a trustee of Temple Israel in Lawrence, Long Island and is on the Board of Governors at the Woodmere Club. Mr. Weiss co-chairs the ADL and Five Town charities with his wife Cathy.