Bachelor, University California, Riverside, 1987. Master of Arts, National University, San Diego, 1996. Master of Business Administration, Webster University, St. Louis, 1999.
Doctor of Public Administration Candidate, University La Verne, California, 2010. Doctor of Divinity (honorary), American Fellowship Church, Mesilla, New Mexico.
Corporation controller Global Golf Construction, Inc., San Marcos, California, 2008—2010. Assisting dean Kaplan College, Palm Springs, since 2009. Tax consultant DeVeLop Consulting Group LLC, Palm Desert, California, since 2006.
Graduate Leadership Coachella Valley, Palm Desert, 2001—2010. City councilman City Coachella, 1991—1994. Faithful navigator Knights of Columbus, San Diego, 1996—1997, grand knight Indio, 2001—2002, district warden, 2009—2010, district deputy, since 2010.
Board member River Springs Charter School, 2007—2008. Member of National Association Tax Professional.
Married Carmen Velasquez Velasquez, November 26, 1996. 1 child Elizabeth Liz Velasquez.