Arturo was born in Cuba and immigrated to the United States of America at the age of one to Southern California. He goes by his nick name Art. Art graduated from Pater Noster High School in Glendale California. He enlisted in the United Sates Air Force immediately after and served his country as a Pararescue airman, and honorably discharged as a Staff Sergeant. Art received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Administration from the California State University, Los Angeles. Art joined Mountain Family in July 2007, after more than sixteen years of health care management, honing his skills in operations, leadership, administration, utilization management, IT, care management, and business development. Prior to joining Mountain Family, Art worked for several Southern California for profit and not for profit medical and dental organizations, and prior to that in banking operations with Bank of America. When not working Art enjoys biking, hiking, gardening, and the occasional road trips with his wife and two children Sean and Monica.