Rudy is a former Army Sergeant First Class and also worked as a military trainer and adviser. He is a certified Six Sigma Black Belt and Change Management Advanced Practitioner. Currently, Rudy teaches change management, quality management, and process mapping at the US Army College of Installation Management. He frequently lectures for the American Society for Quality in San Antonio.
Rudy is married with three children and ten grandchildren. He is fluent in Spanish, English, and German and also speaks Arabic and Italian. He enjoys artwork, music, writing, public speaking, and playing and teaching guitar.