Related Career & Philanthropic Background:

Baseballers Against Drugs
Founder and Chairman
Nationwide non-profit organization brings current and former professional baseball players together to lead anti-drug, anti-gang, pro-education baseball clinics for boys and girls. Since 1989, BAD has reached over 60,000 children and garnered numerous commendations and awards including the prestigious FBI Community Service Award and the Association of Fundraising Professionals 2003 Volunteer Organization of the Year.

Robert F. Kennedy Memorial Foundation, Board of Directors
Ronald Reagan Library Foundation, Chairman's Club
Juvenile Diabetes Foundation Major Donor
Simi Valley Veterans Memorial Major Donor
YMCA Family to Family Campaign
Simi Valley High School & Royal High School Sponsor

Official State Duties:

  • Senior Consultant to the California State Senate Select Committee on California Business Climate for Chairperson Senator Teresa Hughes.
  • Chief of Staff to Senate President Pro-Tempore David Roberti. He was one of the most prominent staff members in the upper house leader’s team and led Roberti to an unprecedented 14-year term as President Pro-Tempore.
  • Special Assistant to California State Controller Gray Davis
  • State reapportionment leader for the late Gov. Edmund G. Brown
  • Political commentator on national and local television & radio programming

Ventura County Transportation Committee

  • Chairman: Rail Safety Summit
  • First Public Appointee

Education: B.A. Political Science
California State University, Northridge