Al, born in Berkeley, moved to San Diego when he was young. He graduated from Rancho Bernardo High School and went on to attend Palomar Community College. He later graduated in 2016 from California State University San Marcos with a Bachelor’s degree in Kinesiology with an emphasis in Physical Therapy as well as a minor in Business Administration.
He grew up playing and watching basketball and football. He coached at the Rancho Bernardo Recreation Center for a number of years as well as coached at Del Norte High School during the first 3 years of opening.
In his free time, he likes to spend time with his wife, family, and pet dog and rabbit, Cali and Leo. He also plays in an adult men’s basketball league on Tuesday nights.