What did you do last night?
Worked from 1-9 pm, watched TV & jumped on the computer.
What do you usually eat for breakfast?
I don’t usually eat breakfast. I wait for lunch.
How many hours a night do you sleep?
6 - 8 hours.
What is your favorite hour of the day/night and why is it your favorite?
Usually late at night because my kids are asleep & it’s nice and peaceful.
Where do you live now?
Still in Bako!
What did you do in the year’s right after high school?
Went to BC for a few years and then moved to LA for a short period.
Tell us about your family? Kids? Spouses? Lovers? Partners? Divorces?
I’ve been with my wife 17 yrs married for 12 years and have 3 beautiful daughters. Ages 14, 10, & 8.
Do you have a job outside of your home?
I work for the Kern County Probation Department.
Do you like your job?
I love my job. My co-workers are great. Everyday is a different challenge.
Is it the job you thought you would have when you were back in High School and you contemplated the future?
No, I thought I’d be a Fireman.
If you could have any job in the world what would it be?
A Sportscaster for ESPN.
What was your happiest day last year?
Buying one of my dream cars. A 1987 EL CAMINO
What is your biggest regret from the last 20 years?
Not finishing the final two years of college for my degree. My other one would be not keeping in touch with my high school friends.
Do you miss high school? What things do you miss about it?
Sometimes. I miss hanging out with friends and going out on the weekends.
What is one of your favorite memories from high school?
Going to Hawaii for a week with my best friends.
What is one of your worst memories from high school?
Who were your best friends in high school?
Darren Jones, Tim Gonzales & Martin Romero
Have you kept in touch with them?
No I have not.
How is your life different than the life you thought you would have after high school?
Who was your favorite teacher?
Mr.Slagle. He always kept his classroom fun.
Who was your favorite pop music band in high school?
I listened to rap and enjoyed all the new wave music in the 80’s.
Why do you want to attend a high school reunion?
To catch up with old friends.
Are you nervous about attending your high school reunion? Explain.
No I’m actually excited to attend.
Do you have any tattoos? What are they?
Yes. I have a tattoo of a bull dog & my last name in old English on my left shoulder.
What is your favorite food?
Mexican & Chinese
Are your parents still alive? How are they doing?
My mother is doing great and still living in Bakersfield. My Step dad passed away in 1995.
Are you happy with the way you look these days. Please explain.
Yes. I’m a little heavy now but who isn’t!
If you won the lottery what would you do with the money?
I would help my family members out & retire on the spot.
Are you religious? Spiritual? Agnostic? Is there a God?
What do you watch on TV?
ESPN! ESPN! ESPN!
What are your all-time favorite movies?
Tombstone, Jaws & the Longest Yard.
In what ways are you the same from high school?
I’m still real laid back & like to have fun.
Tell us about three of your happiest experiences since leaving high school.
The births of my daughters Christine, Miranda & Cierra.
What do you like most about yourself?
I try not to take things to seriously and stay upbeat.
Do you talk on your cellphone while driving?
Tell us something that very few people know about you.
Richie Meek is my uncle by marriage. He married my aunt Francesca Tinoco. LOL
What would you like to happen at the reunion? What would leave you satisfied? What do you NOT want to happen at the reunion?
To have lots of fun & enjoy each others company. Staying in contact with my friends after the reunion. To roller skate without falling on my face.