Born in Minsk, Belarus and raised in Chicago, Rabbi Shulman attended U of I for undergraduate school and U of W for Medical School before going to Yeshivah in Eretz Yisroel where he become a close student of Rabbi Beryl Gershenfeld Shlita, one of the leaders in the fields of Kiruv and Baal Teshuva education. Additionally Rabbi Shulman became a talmid of HaGaon HaRav Zevulun Schwartzman shlita, who was Rabbi Shulman’s mentor in the prestigious Shav Shmaisah Kollel. During Rabbi Shulman’s time in the Kollel, he had the privilege to become a student of the great luminary HaRav Moshe Shapira z”l. Under Rabbi Schwartzman's guidance, Rabbi Shulman published a commentary on the Derech HaShem, drawing on the Ramchal’s other works to unlock the depths of this all-important work. Additionally, Rabbi Shulman received rabbinic ordination from Rabbi Zalman Nechemia Goldberg z"l and later from Rav Elimelech Kornfeld.