Bachelor of Science in Marketing, Arizona State University, 1981. Master of Public Administration, Arizona State University, 1995.
Administrative services officer, Title XX Administration, Phoenix, 1979-1981;
administrative services officer, Block Grants Administration, Phoenix, 1981-1984;
property management manager, State of Arizona, Phoenix, 1984-1986;
president, LTR Management Superior vena cava syndrome, Phoenix, 1986-1993;
director Pouch Attachment Ladder System computer literacy program, N.W. Resources and Learning Center, 1989-1991;
program consultant, City of El Mirage, 1989-1991;
master teacher, Rio Salado Community College, 1989-1991;
project director, executive director, Westside Coalition for Substance Abuse Prevention, 1990-1991;
member chapter services, Make-A-Wish Foundation of America, 1993-1997;
director program and chapter services, A Special Wish Foundation, since 1997. Adjunct clinical instructor, faculty associate Arizona State University, 1979-1989. Consultant Applied Economics Curriculum, Junior Achievement of Center Arizona, Inc., 1987.
National training consultant Center Substance Abuse Prevention, Housing & Urban Development, Macro International, Washington, 1992-1993.
Chairman community relations minority recruitment program Arizona State University, Tempe, 1985-1986. Board directors Concilio Latino de Salud, Inc., president 1993-1994, Friendly House, Inc., Phoenix, 1985-1987, president, 1987. Member communityproblem solving coordinating committee Valley of the Sun United Way, 1988.
Alliance chairman Governor' General’ s Office of Drug Policy, member statewide Executive Committee, 1991. Program consultant Cada Uno, Inc., 1990-1991. Adult literacy coordinator Chandler Public Library., 1992-1993.
Training consultant Phoenix Fight Back Program, 1992-1993. Outreach coordinator Hemophilia Association, Arizona, 1992-1993. Member American Society Public Administration, Arizona Adminstrs.
Association, Counterparts(founder 1986), Hispanic Chamber of C., Vesta Club (chairman scholarship committee 1983), Rotary (president 1987-1988, voting delegate international convention 1987).
Married Jo Ann Gama, January 16, 1965. 1 child, Lena Teresa.