"Always give without remembering and receive without forgetting"
Friends describe me
as caring loyal dependable hardworking
Time with family camping/hiking martial arts
Fantasy dinner guests
All of the members of The Avett Brothers (band): Scott, Seth, Bob & Joe
Best advice I ever received
From my master's advisor, Dr. Roger Sargent: "Whatever intelligence shortcomings you think you have will be nullified by your work ethic".
My worst subject in school
In college I drove
a 1988 Chevy S-10.
If I weren't a professor, I would
be a chef or a cook
from Costa Rica
My latest accomplishment
I was tenured and promoted to Associate Professor in 2012