- Son of Tony and Maria Elena Forina, an educator for over 20 years.
- Devoted family man to wife, Miriam, and four children, Antonio, Maria Elena, Alicia, and Jorge Gilberto. All attend McAllen ISD schools.
- Graduated from PSJA High School in 1990
- On Air announcer for various radio companies, 1991– 2012.
- Home Public address announcer for UTPA Broncs, Rio Grande Valley Killer Bees, Rio Grande Valley, Vipers and Rio Grande Valley Sol.
- Corporate Sales Manager and Broadcaster for UTRGV Athletics and Sponsorship