Edward\'s childhood was during the race to the moon, living so close to Cape Kennedy that the windows rattled upon lift-off of the Apollo spacecraft. He left home at age eighteen and joined the Navy where he traveled around the world for the next five years. He grew-up quickly. Upon honorable discharge from active duty, he pursued advanced study in Economics at Florida State University. He would later pursue and achieve, another degree in Computer Information Systems from the University of Tampa, just in time for Y2K.
Currently Edward works in the IT field and lives in Tampa, Florida, with his wife and their two children. They are all members of Saint Lawrence Catholic Parish.