Grew up in Basque Country (Spain). Played sport of Jai Alai as a professional from 1987 to 1998. Continue to enjoy sports and like to play soccer, surf, run, cycling, swimming.
Areas of interest and continuing education experience in the physical therapy field include: orthopedics, sport injuries, manual therapy (soft tissue and spinal mobilization and dry needling), prosthetic and orthotics (involved in the Prosthetics and Orthotics Clinic in Newport Hospital).
Graduated from American International College (AIC) Springfield MA in 1998 with a Bachelors of Science in Biology. Earned Masters in Physical Therapy from AIC in 2000.