Hired On: 08/01/2011
Hometown: La Quinta, CA
Family: Joy - wife
High School: La Quinta High School
College: Life Pacfic College
Degree: Bachelor of Arts, Biblical Studies (Magna Cum Laude)
Coaching Career: Taught students at various elementary schools in the Los Angeles County area the basics of football, soccer, and basketball for a year (2009)
Sports Career: Varsity Boys Basketball for two years as a forward/center. Received Coach's Award in 2002. Life Pacific College - Four year starte on Men's Basketball team. New Balance Eagle Classic All Tournament Team 2003-04. All-Regional Second Team 2005-06. Second Team Pacific Christian Athletic Conference 2006-07. ACCA Academic All-American two years in a row (2005-06 & 2006-07 seasons). ACCA Division I All-Tournament National Championship Team 2007 (led all scorers and rebounders with 18.8 and 10.5 respectively per game for those that played in all four games of the national championship tournament).
Activities: Worship director at Royal Oaks Foursquare Church in Stevenson Ranch, CA. Teaching various classes through enrichment programs for kids in Los Angeles County both throughout the school-year and during the summer. Playing basketball and other sports whenever possible to stay in shape.
Interests: Guitar, singing, music in general; chess, table tennis, and any sport with a ball.
Favorite Music: Newsboys, dc Talk, Audio Adrenaline, Hillsong, LeCrae, Cross Movement, Steve Taylor, The Beatles, Cage the Elephant, Coldplay...and the beat goes on.
Favorite TV Shows: Awake, Psych, Castle, Happy Endings, Parks and Recreation, Community
Favorite Verse: "Each of the four living creatures had six wings and was covered with eyes all around, even under his wings. Day and night they never stop saying: "Holy, holy, holy is the Lord God Almighty who was, and is, and is to come". Revelation 4:8