Popular Democratic Party Politician who became the Mayor of Comerio, Puerto Rico in 2001.
He studied business at the University of Puerto Rico and went on to become an accountant.
He became president of the Associacion de Alcaldes de Puerto Rico (Association of Puerto Rican Mayors of the PPD Party) in 2010.
He and his wife, Ramona Nieves, had four children.
He served as Mayor of Comerio while Luis Fortuno held office as Governor of Puerto Rico.