His grandparents came to Coachella Valley in
1919 and active in the date industry.
Born in March 1957.
Played football and baseball in High School,
involved in FFA (raised pigs), Student Body President.
He attended Collage of the Desert and later
graduated from Cal Poly, Pomona
After graduation he became the manager of date
operations at HMS Agricultural Corporation and now is the
Married 1990 to Melissa and have three
Active in Farm Bureau since graduation, Farm
Bureau Board Member, President (two terms)
CFBF State Delegate, Membership chairman, Ag in the Classroom.
Speaks yearly at Sub-tropical Fruit seminars
What is the Howie Award?