Perez is a graduate of The Juilliard School.
In 2001 he directed The Chateau starring , in 2006 , and in 2011.
His talent and drive got him into the Stella Adler Conservatory of Acting Los Angeles — although he ultimately would graduate from the L.
He became a Chief Petty Officer and upon retirement went to work at the Rock Island Arsenal for the next thirty years.
We also thank Genesis Hospice for their compassion as he passed.