A man who grew with the help of music, drawing, and culinary. Born in the city of Killeen Texas an army brat who traveled around until settling in Floresville in 1992. Being picked on by other students in school lead to him keeping to himself and his imagination, drawing what came to his mind and listening to music to help express how he felt. His family was not the most well off and food was never exciting unless it was the holidays where different dishes brought out the feelings of joy, wonder, and curiosity. Inspiring him to learn more and share with his children now in hopes of inspiring them to want more from life and strive for it.