|Height||6' 3" (1.91 m)|
Mini Bio (1)
Born in Miami, Florida, David Mendez at the age of 17 joined the US Army Infantry and was stationed on the East/West German border in 1986-88. He became a civilian and continued to live in Germany until 1993. Returning to the US to attend Film school at Valencia College in Orlando, Florida 1996-98. Moving to San Francisco in 2000, he continued studies in documentary filmmaking, while working as a nightclub manager. In 2004 he decided to re-enlist into California National Guard as a Light Infantryman. After a stint on the Korean DMZ, he was deployed active duty to Afghanistan for Operation Enduring Freedom and served with CJSOTF-A and later in Kabul under 82nd Airborne as Protective Security for the Deputy Commander of US forces. After the 18 month deployment, he returned to the continental US with honors. Now as a civilian he resides in Atlanta working in the Film & TV industry experiencing every level of production as crew and acting. A member of the Television Academy of Arts & Sciences and the American Legion.
- IMDb Mini Biography By: Allison Bryan