Originally from Newark NJ. Obtained associates degree in computer Engineering from Valencia Community College in Orlando Florida. Served in active duty Army for 13 years with 5 combat deployments. Military service includes tenure as a Drill instructor, Advanced Individual Training instructor, Combatatives instructor, and Army Special Forces. His military training includes Sapper Leaders Course, Airborne, HALO, Advanced Instructor’s Course, Advanced Leaders Course and Senior Leaders Course. He was medically retired due to wounds sustained during combat. Currently lives in the San Antonio Texas area. Served for 3 years as the Facility Administrator and Assistant Superintendent for Atascosa County Juvenile Detention Center. Enjoys sky diving, teaching self defense and firearms safety.