Embracing the Changes

My time in high school

Attended high school in the

Overall high school experience
8/10. Great education but I wasn't involved in school events.

Grades in high school
Mostly A's. Always one B.


Favorite subjects
Computer Science / Engineering / Technical, Foreign Language, Math, Science, Physics

Struggled with...
English and History. I really didn't understand the value of either.

Favorite extracurricular

Life since high school

[My greatest accomplishment is] being willing to make major changes without fear.

Attended college / university at
UC Davis.

Majored in
Initial Mathematics but switch to Chemical Engineering as Mathematics was too hard.

Places lived in US
California, Louisiana, Texas

Current occupations / past occupations
Process Engineer. Control Engineer, Projects Engineer.

Industries I've worked in

Did your education prepare you for your career or occupation?
Only from the technical side. The business side was missing.

Has your education or career/occupation trajectory ever changed? How?

A little introspection...

To me, being successful means...
Being faithful to the gifts God has given me.

My definition of success has changed over time. 
After you retire your career becomes less and less important.

My greatest accomplishment to date and what I’ve learned from it
Being willing to make major changes without fear. 

My biggest mistake or regret so far and what I’ve learned from it
Staying at the same church too long. There is still time top make changes. 

An unexpected event that significantly changed my life and how it impacted me
The death of my father and the need to care for my ailing mother. 

My favorite spot in or around Palo Alto

Caltrain California Avenue Station