Mr. Cevallos is a U.S. Citizen. He is a Doctor of International Politics and Government Finance, expert Business Administration and marketing, he also has experience for over 25 years in Journalism. He has been a member of the Board of Directors of the State of California Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (CAHCC) for the last ten years. He is the Founding Board Member and current President and CEO of the U.S. Latino American Chamber of Commerce (USLACC) which has grown into one of the largest Latino Chambers of Commerce. He served as the President of U.S. Ecuadorean American Chamber of Commerce. He is member of the board of Directors of the Global Project Development Foundation which promotes social and humanitarian development in developing countries.