A "Moon Child, born in the Summer of Love"
- at Kaiser Santa Clara, Ca while living in Morgan Hill, Ca. from a long history of Californians... Moved 8 times including Minnesota and Illinois as a kid, but home is the Bay Area.
Graduated Acalanes High School in Lafayette, Ca in 1985.
First jobs: Yard work at local residences and deliveries for Blind & Handicapped Products, also acted as an Independent Sales Associate for MLM computer distribution organization in '84. At that time, I was a Commodore 64 and Amiga buff. Politically inspired, but financial success came from supporting technology.
Attended Diablo Valley College in Pleasant Hill, Ca, where I met my wife, Jann, an English teacher at DVC, while working in Macy's Computer Department, selling IBM PC & original Mac systems for a short time and several years at Home & Business Computer Center in Pleasanton, Ca, where we supported local businesses on-site for the life of their systems.
Traveled in Europe repeatedly and other destinations during this time.
Transferred to U.C. Berkeley and majored in Legal Studies (1991), but Political Science was more of a calling...
Married Jann in Canyon, Ca in 1991.
Started a computer consulting business "Natann" in 1994. In 2012, broke up company services into 4 divisions - Natann, Datomation, WebRoast, and Imudge.com.
Launched a new company, Everything Handyman, in 2014, with a friend who lives in San Diego, while maintaining all other business activities, including a long history with BNI, Business Network International.
Adopted our first son Byron in Russia in 1997 and twins, Ethan & Elanna, in the Ukraine in 2001, who are now finishing up High School.
Lived in Pleasant Hill from 1990 with Jann - taking care of business, renovating houses, planting plants, playing racquetball, raising kids with lots of pets.