- Graduate of American University with a Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy and a concentration in Pre-Medical Studies
- Extensive medical background, which included working for a former Speaker of the House on health care policy and conducting research for the NIH.
- After seven years of clinical care experience, a life-changing event occurred initiating a change in career paths.
Originally from Western New York he is an avid cyclist, enjoys playing volleyball and going camping. He currently resides in Burke with his wife Maria, their daughter Lena and Lio, the newest addition to their family.