Special person looking for same. Mature, intelligent, educated, well-traveled, responsible, career-minded, resilient, empathetic, somewhat introverted, a little on the serious side, adventure-seeking, spontaneous, financially secure, kind - A TRUE GENTLEMAN.
- I am of Mexican descent, thus maintain a strong sense of Latin tradition and family values,
- I grew up in Houston where I attended the University of Houston,
- I have a Masters degree in Public Health from the University of Texas where I've focused on international health issues,
- Professionally, I've worked in the clinical research industry
- I am career-long US Army Officer who has deployed to: Iraq, Afghanistan, and Africa
- I am fluent in English and Spanish, and have a limited comprehension of Portuguese. Also, I have a quite strong interest in mastering French,
- In the United States, I have lived in: California, Michigan, Pennsylvania, Florida, and Texas,
- I love to travel and have done so to over 25 different countries, including: Argentina, Brazil, Belgium, Chile, Canada, Djibouti, Egypt, England, France, Ethiopia, Germany, Honduras, Italy, Kenya, Mexico, Morocco, The Phillipines, Australia, Japan, etc.,
- I've been divorced since 2008, and have three kids whom I love very much ages: 16, 13, and 10 (they primarily live with their mother.)
- My strongest characteristics: I have a calm, but intense demeanor; intellectually curious, very analytical mindset, open-minded and flexible outlook on life, strong communication skills, and always seeking to improve myself spritually, physically, mentally,
- What I am looking for in a woman: a lady with class has a sense of personal style, someone who will complement me - so that together we can become better than we are apart; she must be intelligent, tolerant, even-tempered, active, career-oriented, open-minded yet grounded in tradition, must enjoy traveling and desire to experience the finer things in life
- I pride myself in being a gentleman, and in helping others,
- I like adventure, and enjoy staying physically fit and leading a more-or-less healthy lifestyle (no drugs, excessive alcohol, healthy eating, etc.)
- I don't smoke, nor have any tatoos - would prefer same in a potential partner.