Carlos V. Cornejo is a native San Franciscan. He attended their public schools K-12 and then went on to receive his B.A. and two Masters Degrees from San Francisco State University. He served in the U.S. Marines in the Korean War. The G.I. Bill allowed him to become a secondary school teacher and ultimately he was elected Superintendent of San Francisco School District. His experience spans 40 years in a multitude of capabilities in education. He has travelled the world extensively, especially in Europe and Asia, Mexico and the United States.
He is now retired and spends time listening, thinking, writing, and expanding his world view by talking with people and engaging in gardening.
He loves life because he continues his writing and interacting with interesting people of all cultures. He is thankful that he is still attracted to learning and discovering new friends and acquaintances.
His personal philosophy is that all of us want to be happy and should.