Mauricio is an Enrolled Agent with a practice in Longmont, Colorado. He holds a degree in Accounting from San Jose State University. He discovered his passion for teaching when he was asked to teach a soft skills class at the San Jose Job Corps Center where he worked as an Accounting Supervisor. Soon thereafter he left his job as an accountant to become a full time certificated vocational instructor teaching Computerized Accounting to high-risk youth and young adults. He would later go on to write, teach and record his own live and online courses. In 2015 he founded Hawkins & Martinez, EA’s, LLC with his very good friend and mentor, David Hawkins. Mauricio has been married 31 years and is the proud father of six loving children.