Originally from New York City, Arvin obtained a BA in elementary education from Brooklyn College. He has an extensive professional background in retail and technology, and has lived all around the country and worked for such companies as Ellman’s, Rich’s, AT&T, Radio Shack, Ernst & Young and Nextel. Prior to coming to JF&CS Arvin was an active volunteer in the Atlanta Community. In his free time he travels, does photography, bikes, reads and played recreational hockey (at one point on five different teams in one season!) until just a few years ago. He is married to Myra, is a father of two and grandfather of three.