Eugene Fields was born in Inglewood, California and currently resides in Irvine, California. He began his post-secondary education with University of Phoenix where he received his Associate's Degree in Communications in 2010. He then went on to complete his Bachelor's Degree in Cultural Communications at University of Phoenix, a goal he strived to reach for more than 20 years. As an award-winning reporter for a daily newspaper in Santa Ana, California, Eugene writes about local news across Orange County. He has also covered events like the Super Bowl and Stanley Cup playoffs. He is now getting ready for his next educational challenge; a Master's Degree in Marriage and Family Therapy, at none other than University of Phoenix.