Name: Felipe Hernandez "Phil Dez", Shop Nickname "Commandant"
D.O.B. - March 12, 1974
Work Experience: 1st Job- Box boy at Hughes for 2 years @ $8.00 an hour. 2nd Job- Selling Volkswagon parts for 2months @ $5.25 an hour. 3rd Job- Worked on a farm for 3 years @ 7.50 an hour. 4th Job- Worked at Home Depot for 4 1/2 years @ $13.25 an hour. I have been working at I.F. for 2 years and counting @ $2.50 an hour. In between all of my jobs for the past 10 years, I have been working construction on and off.
Vehicle: Mercedes E320 laid out on 20's. 1996 Crew Cab Dually bodydropped.
Favorite Tool: Torch
Job at the Shop: I focus on frame work for bodydrops, but I also help with everything else around the shop including suspensions and shaving. I am also the self-proclaimed snake veterinarian.
Education: I graduated from Birmingham High School in 1992 and went on to Pierce College for 2 years.
Favorite Word / Saying: "Jackass"
Favorite Quote: "Slow down, you get there faster"
Club Affiliation: Down to Earth
Favorite Movie: Shawshank Redemption