Born January 2, 1959 in Little Rock, Arkansas
Raised 3 AWESOME children in Gabi, Matt, and Andre
Education and Activities:
M.B.A. (Finance) April 1993, Golden Gate University, San Francisco, CA
B.A. (Bus. Admin.) June 1981, Whittier College,
Whittier, CA (Whittier College Basketball Team Co-Captain)
– Chico Tourney Champs, Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) Champs, NCAA III Western Regional Champs, NCAA III Quarter Finalist)
- Lead Guitarist in Rock Band at Whittier College: 1st place in group category at Spring Sing Competition 1981
Compton High School 1975-1977
- Lettered and started on Frosh, Junior Varsity, & Varsity Compton High Basketball Teams: CIF semi-finalist.
- Guitarist in Jazz Band, 1975 - 1977 Compton High, Compton, CA Mr. Jackson, Band Director
Guitarist in the Midnight Sun, an R&B Band: 1st place winners of several talent shows in Los Angeles, CA area in the 70's
Studied Guitar 1972-1976, Blaylock Music Center, Carson, CA (Private Guitar Instructor: Rafael Murphy)
College Professor: University of Phoenix 1998 – Present : Information System & Technology College
Certification: Certified Information Systems Auditor - (28 years of experience evaluating internal controls of processes and information systems for adequacy, effectiveness, and efficiency)
Creative Solutions USA, 2004-present, Doug created a web based company named "Creative Solutions USA" with a vision to turn his passion of music into an e-business serving business to business direct marketing needs. Today Creative Solutions USA provides direct marketing services using Doug’s original music to promote a product, service, or theme. Go to www.CreativeSolutions-USA.net to see examples of projects.