Born in Locri (RC) on 29 March 1978. Married since 2008 with Miriam Gennaro and father of two children. In 2007 he moved to Canada, where he is currently employed as broker in a consulting firm offering services to small and medium-sized enterprises in Ottawa. Since 2013 he's Secretary of Comites of Ottawa, supporting the committee's activities (increase awareness of the study of the Italian language in Ontario schools, support of the Italian press in Canada, promoting the right to vote of Italian citizens living in Canada, representing the Italian community in Ottawa, etc.). He collaborates to the realization of the 2015 Italian cineforum organized by COMITES. He actively participated in several meetings aimed at the introduction of the Italian language courses in Canada. He has organized many cultural events promoting artists, writers , musicians and Italian sculptors in North America, being also a member of the Association Cultural Calabria Ottawa. He has also worked as a teacher of Italian at the Centro Culturale Formativo Italo-canadese di Ottawa, teaching in classes of young students and adults. He's committed to supporting culture and Italian language in Canada, considering the Italian language a central element of the community of Italians residents abroad and is committed to supporting the press and the Italian schools in Canada.