I was born and raised in San Francisco, California.
At Fort Bliss, Texas from 1967 – 1968, I was a student in Saigon Dialect Vietnamese.
I studied for a Bachelor of Arts at the Unversity of San Francisco. Graduated in 1972 – BA History.
At USF I studied Spanish, besides history, literature, economics, political science, physics and other college-curriculum studies.
1973 – Computer Programming at Computer Learning Center, San Francisco.
1978-1979 – UNAM. Universidad Nacional Autonóma De México (National Autonomous University of Mexico).