Born and raised in Brazil, Carlos is bilingual in Portuguese and English. He has been a proud US Citizen since 1984. He graduated from San Francisco Community College with a minor in Computer Graphics/Photography and worked for several years as a Dental Laboratory Technician. He is retired from US Airways/AA as a Flight Attendant/Ticket Counter Agent at Pittsburgh Airport and BCCTC (former VOTECH), where he was a paraprofessional in the Special Education Department.
Carlos and his wife have a son, two daughters, and two granddaughters. His family lives in New Brighton and attends the Holy Family Catholic Church. In his free time, Carlos enjoys riding his Harley Davidson, photography, reading, and spending quality time with his family.