My parents taught me several lessons to help me navigate life when I was growing up. Hard work and sacrifice are vital in achieving success. They also taught me the understanding of making sure you give back. If someone or something made a difference in your life, you have to give back. Hoboken has helped shape my adult life. It has been the place I have called home for 26 years. It is now where my wife and I have chosen to raise our family. It’s time for me to give back to the community that has given me so much.