Putting you where you belong. Home!
I was born in Lebanon and migrated to the U.S. with my family in 1994. We lived in New York for a few months and then moved to Chicago making it home.
I joined the United States Naval Sea Cadet Crops, Carl J. Stockholm Battalion at 13-years-old where I would become the Battalions first Chief Petty Officer.
I attended Amundsen High School in Chicago and upon graduation in 2000 I went to North Park University where I graduate in 2007 with a B.A. in Politics and Government.
I moved to Sterling Heights, MI in 2012, and then Metamora in 2015.
I attempted to join the Navy at 17 but was denied due to my citizenship status at the time. I ended up joining the Illinois National Guard in January of 2001 at 19. From there I would deploy to Kuwait in support of Operation Enduring Freedom in 2003-2004 driving convoys into Iraq.
In March 2006, I became naturalized and a week later deployed in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom until 2007, stationed in Camp Anaconda as a Security Escort Team Commander for Convoys and asset recovery.
In 2009-2010, I deployed to Afghanistan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. I served as the Sergeant of the Guard for Camp Eggers, later moved to the New Kabul Compound, and upon extending for 3 months, served on PSD-B for Camp Eggers.
In 2018-2019 I deployed to Camp Taji Iraq on an Advise, Assist, and Enable mission working closely with Iraqi Army improving Logistics and warehousing capabilities for the Iraqi Army
I retired from the Illinois National Guard, completing 20 years of service.
I join the REFAC team to help make clients dreams come true. Having been a first-time home buyer, i want to make sure you get the support you need in making sure your home buying journey is a good experience.