Larry was born and raised in San Jose, he is third generation to the area. Larry attended Del Mar High School when his family moved to Campbell. He was very active with both Marching Band and Jazz Band and was voted most musical by his graduating class.
Larry joined the Campbell Police Department Explorer Program, where he learned several aspects of Law Enforcement. He attended West Valley College where he studied Administration of Justice. In 1985, he earned his POST Police Certification from the Police Academy.
In 1986 Larry joined the United States Army and California National Guard as a Military Policeman. He served both active and reserve duty. Larry retired from the Military in 1996, became a business owner providing Traffic Control during the BART expansion at the San Francisco Airport, and provided traffic control for funeral processions in the South Bay.
Larry relocated to Hollister in 1998 and joined the Hollister Fire Department as a Paid Call Firefighter in 1999. Larry also went to work that year for Pacific Bell/AT&T, and has been there for over 21 years.
Larry moved to Los Gatos in 2011 and is raising his 16-year-old son who currently attends Los Gatos High School.
Currently Larry is a Commissioner for the Town of Los Gatos, and the Chairman of the Personnel Board. He is also the Commander for the American Legion in the Campbell and Los Gatos area, and is the Vice President with the Campbell Veterans Memorial Foundation.