- Posted June 20, 2014 by
Panorama City, California
He is an Elected Board Member of the Panorama City Neighborhood Council (City Of Los Angeles)
Where he serves as the Chairman of the “Commerce Committee”,
He is part of the Team Empower & Associates Financial Firm since 2010 and
The owner of Candle Light Beauty Salon (Panorama City)
Francisco Sepulveda Middle School (Class of 1991)
James Monroe High School (Class of 1995)
Los Angeles Valley College (Business Administration 2008)
Toastmasters International (VP 2013- to present.
LEADERSHIP & BUSINESS CAREER:
He began his career as a member of the Reserve Officers Training (ROTC) & the Recondo Team (Rangers) (1991-1995)
Where he served as the Battalion Armoire (BNSA), Provost Marshall, Delta Company Commander (D Co. CMDR), & Courtesy Patrol Commander. He graduated with Honors June 30th, 1995 with the rank of Captain.
After High School & serving in the ROTC he attended Los Angeles Valley College where he concentrated his studies in Small Business Administration & Foreign Language (French).
Throughout the years he worked for such companies as Montgomery Wards, Viacom, Macy’s West, Sears, Best Buy, Target & Good Will Of Southern California. Since 2010 He has served as the Chairman Of The Commerce Committee.
In 2010 He became part of the Team Empower & Associates Financial Firm.
In 2010 He was awarded an Honorary Membership to the Southern California
Pilipino Chamber Of Commerce.
In 2013 He was awarded an Honorary Membership to the Hispanic Business Network
In 2013 He was awarded an Honorary Scholarship to the Toastmasters Club International where he served as a Vice President.
He was appointed to the Board Of Directors of the Panorama City Neighborhood Council by an unanimous vote of the Board Of Directors in 2009.
He was Elected by majority of Votes in the 2010 Elections conducted by the Los Angeles City Clerk on March 27th, 2010.
He was Re-Elected by majority of Votes in the 2012 Elections conducted by the City Of Los Angeles
Department Of Neighborhood Empowerment on August 4th, 2012.
He has been a promoter for Power Man Mc (Hip Hop Artist, 1996), Still Stanley (Rock Band, 1998-1999)
And Rick Omar (Tango Singer, 2012). He currently is the Manager for Jarek Hernandez (Proffesional Dancer, Actor & Model) and partially for Luis Camacho (Latin Pop Singer).
As an Event Promoter he has work with such talents as Power Man Mc, Still Stanley, Luis Camacho, Jarek Hernandez, Melanie Morales, Solaz, Fabian Andino, Gustavo VII, Marisol Jordan, Brandy Kane, Cindy Ortega, Mariachi De Mi Tierra, Sal Rodriguez, among others. For 3 Consecutive (2011-2013) years he has been a major force behind the Winter Concert for the Panorama City Neighborhood Council.
In 2014 He organize the event/concert "Dia de convivencia con las familias" in Panorama City.
In 2014 He organize & was the main force behind the "Vive El Verano 2014" Concert. An event annualy hosted by Luis Camacho under Camacho Productions.
He was the Executive Producer for the film “Panorama City” (2010) directed by Alejandro Ruiz
and it was premiered at Los Angeles Film School in Hollywood California on June 10th, 2010.
He was a Co-Producer of commercial for Candle Light Beauty Salon (2012)
directed by Elaine Lopez & produce by Luis Camacho.
He was the Location Manager for a short film called “38th Is Next Week” (2013) Directed by Steven Torres & Produced by Carlos Mauricio Hernandez & it was premiered at the 48HR Film Festival at Regal Theatres at L.A. Live.
He worked as a model for Trans Continental Talent (TCT, 2008)
He worked as a model for Sears (2009)
He also model for the 2010 Census Campaign & the Cindy Montañez City Council Campaign. (2013)
He worked as a Spokes Person for USA Fitness (2013) & for COTIFA (2012-2013)
He is currently a spokesperson for All Natural 100
He is the son Elena Peña, a Professional Hair Stylist & single mother of 7 kids.
Francisco is his 2nd. Oldest brother & a role model for him.
Hector is his 3rd oldest brother & is the owner of “Nice Cuts” a Barber shop located in Panorama City.
He has 3 other brothers & 1 sister.
He was raise in a Christian Baptist home.
Although he has date multiple women trough his life he has never been married & has no children.