I arrived in Phoenix in April 1997, having relocated from San Francisco to work in the business direct division of Wells Fargo Bank.
When Im stuck in traffic, I start working, including giving interviews to media on my cell phone, returning calls, setting up appointments, and incessantly checking my BlackBerry.
I never forget to TiVo Mayor on the Move, starring Mayor Phil Gordon on PHX 11.
One thing my mother doesnt know about me is I skydive for leisure when time permits.
On Saturday night, you can find me working or watching a movie at home or a foreign film at the Camelview 5, visiting an exotic country, or in a restaurant enjoying an exquisite dinner. And checking my BlackBerry.
My favorite thing about summer in Phoenix is the warm weather, regardless of how hot it may be.
If I could redo my first kiss, Id kiss the same special person.
The one dessert I refuse to eat is any entomological dish, and that includes chocolate-covered crickets!
If I were mayor of Phoenix, Id have to take a big cut in pay. And it would be impossible to do more great things than Mayor Phil Gordon.
In high school, I was the kid who wanted to help everybody, including fellow friends and adults alike.
In another life, I was an Inca warrior and an Aztec builder.
The one place in Phoenix I dont want anyone to know about is Cloud 9 and that's all I'm telling you!
On my nightstand, youll find a book by journalist and author Jorge Ramos, a rock en español CD, a pen, and some candles.
The fictional character Im most like is the Thing from Fantastic Four.
One thing I want to do before I die is be a part of a comedy television sitcom.
The best thing about Phoenix is its people!