The author lives in Turlock, California. He graduated from California State University at Northridge with a bachelor of science degree in business administration. He worked as an accountant and auditor with the County of Stanislaus and the County of Riverside.
After retiring, he studied philosophy and religion. He was selected as community director of the Turlock Third Order of Carmelites. The author is also a member of the Knights of Columbus Hughson chapter. After living many years being religious and contemplative, he became a member of the SOS Missionaries, becoming a fund-raiser, formation director, recruiter, spiritual retreat master, and servant of souls. How Safe Is Your Soul? is the author's fourth book, and he is currently writing another one for the missionaries.