Former amateur boxer with 77 victories in 83 fights. Regional Golden Gloves champion in 2006 novice division and 2007, 2008 and 2010 in the open division. 2007 Texas State Golden Gloves runner up and 2010 U.S. Open Champion. He is CPR / AED Certified through the American Red Cross. Has 2 years teaching cardio boxing classes and coaching boxing. He is currently working on his certified personal trainer certification through NASM.