Birth Place: Born in Brooklyn, NY & reared in Columbia, SC
Education: Graduate from Eau Claire H.S. in 1983. Received a Bachelors Degree in Computer Science from, The University of Southern California.
Memberships & Positions held include the following: Member of The American Legion, where he served as a Post Commander and District Commander in South Carolina. While serving as District Commander, he was honored as District Commander of the year 3 of the 4 Year’s he served and sat on several Committees and Commissions for The American Legion, Nationally and State wide in South Carolina. Graduate of the National American Legion College (Class of 2006), returning the following year as a facilitator for the, (Class of 2007). Ocar is also a Life Member of the VFW and the Marine Corps League.
His masonic travels began with The Most Worshipful Prince Hall Grand Lodge, South Carolina Jurisdiction , with Corinthian Lodge #11, where I served as Chaplain. My Masonic memberships, also include , Ethophia Chapter #60, Royal Arch Mason, Joshua Commandery #10, Knights Templar and CC Johnson Consistory #136, 32 degree. After relocating to Texas, he demitted to , The Most Worshipful Prince Hall Grand Lodge of Texas and it’s Jurisdictions. My membership is currently with, True Square #108. I serve as Tyler. I also serve as , High Priest and Prophet to Doric Temple #76 of the AEAONMS .
Employment: After a distinguished 21.5 years career with USMC and retiring Oscar continued his service with the Federal Government as a civilian employee, with the Department of the Army at Fort Jackson Training Base in Columbia, SC.
Family: Married to Tannie, together they have 5 adult children and 2 grandchildren.
Military Service: Enlisted into the United States Marine Corps serving for 21 1/2 years