Prior to Zaytuna College
A Roman Catholic priest and Franciscan friar, he has served as promoter of the Franciscan Vietnam Mission, rector of Saint Thomas Aquinas Cathedral in Reno NV and postulant master of Saint Joseph of Cupertino Province. In the course of his thirty-four years as a Franciscan, he has also worked in Catholic radio, Catholic education, and Catholic campus ministry. His past teaching commitments include Bishop Montgomery High School in the Archdiocese of Los Angeles, Phillips Academy in Andover MA, and Dartmouth College in Hanover NH.
Education: Ph.D. in Renaissance Literature, University of Nevada; Th.M. in Biblical Studies, Harvard Divinity School; M.A. in Comparative Literature, Dartmouth College; S.T.B. in Theology, Pontifical Seraphicum; B.A. in Philosophy, Pomona College.