Originally from Madera, CA in the San Joaquin valley of CA
Attended Stanford University for undergraduate
Attended University of Washington School of Medicine for medical school
Returned to CA for residency at Contra Costa County Health Services
Board Certified in Family Practice and a certified HIV Medicine specialist by the American Academy of HIV Medicine
Practiced full spectrum family practice and HIV medicine in the East bay Area
Has done medical missions and HIV work in the jungles of the Philippians and in Zimbabwe, in southern Africa.
Interests include medical education, travel, fitness and college and professional sports.