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My mission is to create children's book that will impact the young minds in our communities in a very positive way.


Books that are filled with vivid illustrations, great imagination, passion, and empowering messages.

What inspired me to write children's book?

My children and my students. I always tell them that failure is another lesson learned. Without it, we will not push ourselves to our full potential.

Stay creative, use your imagination and enjoy the process of writing...



My book, Our Trip to the Zooreceived a Book Award Excellence Award  in the Children's Education Category, and the 2020 NYC Big Book Award Winner.

The Book Excellence Award is an international book awards competition dedicating to recognizing both independent and traditional published authors for excellence in writing, design and overall market appeal. Previous Winners and Finalists of the Book Excellence Awards has been New York Times' best sellers, spoken at the United Nations and TEDx, and have had their books optioned by movie studios.

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In addition, I have been inducted to the Martial Arts Hall of Fame 2019 and the United States Hall of Fame 2020. American Martial Arts Hall of Honors 2020. Featured in Chuck Norris's, 'Who's who in the Martial Arts" biography book.


I am a Marine Corps combat veteran who proudly served eight years in the service.


After my military career, I went direct hire with the United States Department of State, as an Agent-in-Charge (Security Protective Specialist) under the Diplomatic Security Service; serving another ten years overseas in high threat.


​A New Yorker, living in Arvada, Colorado.  Presently hold a 7th Degree black belt and operate my martial arts and fitness studio in Colorado.​

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