What is your current occupation?
"Server and part-time vendor"
What does that involve?
"Working in two different restaurants and assisting my wife in her
business at markets and shows across Texas."
What do you do off the clock "just for fun"?
"Read, listen to vinyl and volunteer work"
When and where were you born?
"San Antonio, Texas Oct. 27, 1988, but I grew up in Seguin"
What's the most recent book you've read?
"The Power of Intention by Dr. Wayne W. Dyer"
What is the best advice you've ever received?
"Always strive to do you best and never allow the negative to
affect your outcome."
What is the biggest challenge you've ever faced?
"The loss of my mother and both grandmothers within a year"
If you had to describe yourself in just two words, what would they be?
"Persistent and intense"
What inspires you?
"A successful outcome inspires me to have the drive to do."
If you could assemble a dinner party with any five guests (living or
dead), who would they be?
"Teddy Roosevelt, Sam Houston, my grandfathers and Hank Williams"
What is your favorite TV show and why?
"The Honeymooners, many comedians have tried to top Jackie Gleason
What are your roles in the community?
"Helping with Harvey Relief efforts, organizing the Hermann Sons
Food Truck Festival"
What is your educational background?
"A graduate of SHS '07"
What's your professional background/achievements/leadership roles?
"Stayed in Boy Scouts throughout my youth, have worked with this Texas
Freedom Force to assist in community support"
Share your family.
"I have a father that lives in Seguin as well as an aunt and uncle.
I live with my wife in San Antonio."
What are the moments in your life and career that are your proudest
"Finding my wife! Helping her grow her business, successfully
organizing our own vendor show"
What brought you to Seguin and why did you choose to live here?
"Assisting in the growth of small business is what has brought me
back to Seguin."
What do you believe are the strengths of this community?
"The willingness of the people to support and persist"
What initiatives or changes would you like to see in Seguin that
would further strengthen the community?
"Less mismanagement of city funds and school district tax dollars"
Do you have any family roots/history in the area?
"My family has resided in Texas in Gonzales and Seguin since the
What are your plans for the future, personally and/or professionally?
"To complete a degree in history and musician studies"
"Recently, I have become more active in the community I was raised
in primarily because of my desire to begin a new festival phenomenon
unlike anything ever seen in Seguin and to bring the community
together while doing it!"