Erez Cramer grew up in the Bay Area. He attended George Mason University where he received a bachelor's degree in economics. After finishing his degree Erez made Aliyah and joined the army where he served in the Givati Brigade's anti-tank unit. While serving in the army, Erez lived on Kibbutz Lavi where he met his wife Stephanie. These days Erez lives in Jerusalem with his wife and a very large dog and is getting a Master's Economics from Bar Ilan University.