• Loretta was born June 12, 1950 to Morris and Fannie Lax in Philadelphia, Pa at St Josephs Hospital.. She attended South Philadelphia High School – June, 1967, Franklin School of Arts and Science – June, 1967, University of Pennsylvania – 1971, Temple University – 1978, and Wharton School of Business – 1998. Jordan and Loretta married on February 4th, 1978. Jordan Miller  was a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine  Their son Marcus was born on March 12th, 1979. Jordan died 2003 in Florida from a zoological infection he obtained in 1998 from cat who bit him who had Feline Leukemia This disease   reached his heart and caused cardiac failure


Military Background

Loretta has an extensive military background through the IDF:

• Israeli Defense Force (IDF): 1972-2003 Military Intelligence Officer

• 1972: Assigned by Golda Meir to bring back deceased from Munich Olympic

• 1973: Yom Kippur War

• 1982: First Lebanese War

Loretta was an advisor to three Israeli Prime Ministers:

• Golda Meir (1972 – 1974)

• Shimon Peres (1983 – 1984)

• Ehud Barak (1999 – 2001)




Loretta has performed philanthropy throughout her life:

• Gold-Card Lifetime member of the ASPCA since 1980

• Matron of the Eastern Star and the Golden Link of Philadelphia

• Member of the Peale Club of the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

• Member of the National Campaign for Tolerance

• Free Soviet Jewry (1967 – 1971)

• Active Member with the American Multiple Sclerosis Association

• Active Member with the American Heart Association

Co-Founder of the Society Against Guardian Abuse