Born and raised in Detroit, Mi. and attended Cass Technical H.S – Only Magnet school in the city at the time. Attended college for 2 years then Joined the US Air force 2nd Combat Communications Group Patrick AFB as a Mobile Tactical Satellite and Wideband communications technician. Severed in Desert storm providing secure communications support for the Stealth fighter wing deployed to Saudi Arabia.
After 6 years in the Air Force , Joined the Florida Air National Guard as a Satellite communications tech while simultaneously working full time as a communications technician at Cape Canaveral AF station, supporting the US Space Program providing Video, Audio and telemetry support for shuttle and un-maned Rocket launches. Attended University of Central Florida part time and graduated with a Bachelors in Electrical Engineering .
Recruited by Scientific Atlanta as a field engineer to test and deploy their Digital Headend systems for Cable MSOs. Recruited by KPMG Consulting to consult cable MSO’s that were transitioning from Analog to Digital Headend systems. Returned to Scientific Atlanta ( which was later acquired by Cisco Systems in 2006) and worked in Advanced Services.
In 2018 Recruited by Mediacom Communication as a director of Video Operations. Now serves as the Vice President of Video Operations.