Alan has led an eclectic life because he loves to learn and explore new experiences. He has a BSc in biochemistry/nutrition, PhD in chemistry, Masters in Marketing and in Public Sector Management. He has been a senior manager in the both the health and hi-tech areas both in private and public sectors. He is a minister and yogi. In addition to performing on stage in both Broadway and opera productions, he managed arts organizations. In 2015, he conquered three cancers. Alan lives in Ottawa,Canada with his sweetheart of over 35 years and has three amazing adult children.