Edwin is a proud product of the Palm Beach County School System, having attended Lincoln Elementary School, Military Trail Elementary School, Bear Lakes Middle School, and Suncoast High School. Along with his wife Keli, he is raising his two children, Xavier, age six, and Abby, age four, in the Palm Beach County Public School system.
While a student at Suncoast High School, Edwin attained his diploma from the International Baccalaureate program. After high school he attended the Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech) and later attended the University of Central Florida (UCF), where he attained his undergraduate degree in Business Administration.
Upon graduation, Edwin had the privilege of teaching AP Chemistry at Suncoast High School, and Algebra I in the ESOL (English Speakers of Other Languages) program at Palm Beach Lakes High School. He followed the footsteps of his late mother, who was an educator in the District for over twenty years. While teaching in our public schools, Edwin developed a firsthand understanding of the challenges our students face in and outside of the classroom.