Bachelor of Business Administration in Industrial Psychology, Bernard M. Baruch College, New York City, 1981; Master of Arts in Occupational Therapy, New York University, 1986.
From staff member to senior level one occupational therapist, North Center Bronx (New York) Hospital, 1986-1991; senior level occupational therapist, Our Lady of Mercy Medical Center, Bronx, 1992-1993; director of occupational therapy, The Shalom Nursing Home, Mount Vernon, New York, 1993-1995; consultant occupational therapist, Paxxon Ellis Health, Yonkers, New York, since 1992. Chief officer Quiles & Associations Occupational Therapy Group, Bronx, New York, since 1995.
Founder The Bronx Elite Triathlon Club, 1989-1993. Member East Coast Research & Discovery Associations, Bronx History Society.
Married Rosa Santana, May 16, 1986. Children: Mathew, Christopher, Nicolas, Jesse.