Born in Puerto Rico and raised in New York City before moving to Texas to join HPD. Served In the US Army for three years from 1997 to 2000. Stationed in North Carolina and completed a tour in Bosnia during the Kosovo crisis. Worked for Cablevision as a Construction Supervisor in New York for six years after completing his military term. Graduate of HPD academy class No. 192 in 2007. Currently assigned to North Patrol nights where he is a Field Trainer / Evaluator. Married to Mirna for 8+ years and has a one year old daughter named Emma. Enjoys spending time with family and friends, fishing, and working on cars. Wants to dedicate his term to protecting our defined pension system and representing Officers as they get accustomed to their ever changing responsibilities.