Doug was raised in Pasadena, CA and came to live in San Diego after high school. He graduated from USD with a degree in Philosophy and a minor in Business.

He has worked in commercial real estate, specializing in multi family, since 1997 and has been an agent at Capital Real Estate Ventures since 2010. His skills range from sales marketing to full remodel and cosmetic improvement for the sake of providing the best asset to the market or long term hold. Most recently he was asked to sit on the board of the Episcopal Community Services whose mission is to help serve those in need.