AS, San Jacinto College, Pasadena, Texas, 1984. Bachelor of Science with honors, University Houston-Control, 1987. Master of Arts, University Houston-Clear Lake, 1989.
Postgraduate, University Houston-Clear Lake, 1995. Certified Massage Therapy, Phoenix School Massage, Houston, 1992. Student, TVI Actors Studios, Hollywood, California, 1995.
Certified in acting, The Mayo Hill School, 1994. Postgraduate, Sam Houston State University, 1995. Certified in filming and directing, Access Houston television, 1998.
Assistant teacher preschool University Houston Human Laboratory School, 1986-1987. Social science instructor George I. Sanchez High School, Houston, 1989-1990. Psychotherapist Life Resource-A Mental Health Center, Beaumont, 1990-1991.
Psychology instructor Lamar University, Orange, 1991. Associate clinical psychologist Texas Department Mental Health and Mental Retardation, Beaumont, 1991-1992. Counseling program Sam Houston State University, 1995.
Massage therapist The Houstonian Health Club, 1993-1995. Professor psychology University Houston System, 1992—2000. Professor Houston Community College System, since 1998.
Public, Chief Executive Officer Profiles & Portraits magazine, 2000—2002. Founder The Center for Stress Release, Houston, 1992, The SHUMS World Magic Center, Houston, 1992. Creator Psychotherapeutic Massage, and Psychobodynalysis, 1996, 97.
Adjunct professor psychology Kingwood College, 1996-1998, San Jacinto College, 1996-1998, University Houston, Clear Lake, 1997-1999. Democratic National Committee representative State of Texas, since 1995. Chief Executive Officer, founder Crescent Moon Entertainment television & Film Productions, since 1998.
Republican Democratic National Committee, since 1995. Member The Carter Center, 1997-1999, Juvenile Diabetes Foundation, since 2000. Fellow Royal Society New Zealand.
Member AACC, Arab American Cultural Community Center (director media 1998-2000) American Screenwriters Association, North America Association Masters in Psychology, Royal Institute Linguistics and Anthropology, New Zealand Statistics Association, Statistics Society Australia, Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers American, American Film Institute, International Society Poets (life), Association for Humanistic Psychology, Jordanian American Association (media consultant 1999-2001), Institute Noetic Sciences, National Guild Hypnotists, National Geographic Society, The Carter Center, Association for Body and Massage Professionals, American-Palestinian Chamber of Commerce (director media 1998-2000), National Scholars Honor Society (Award of Recognition 2001), Golden Key, Psi Chi, Alpha Epsilon Delta.
Married Inna Annatolievna, 1998. 1 child Chelsey Annual.