Bachelor of Science in Political Science with honors, Dominican College. Juris Doctor, George Washington University, Washington.
Aide, Republican Luis Gutierrez United States House of Representatives, Washington, 1996—1998. Assistant state's attorney Cook County State Attorney Office, Illinois, 2000—2003. Alderman, 1st ward Chicago City Council, since 2003.
Member wireless task force Chicago City Council.
Member Illinois Broadband Deployment Council. Board member Community Health, Chicago.
Married Georgina Flores. 1 child Theodore.