Ray's academic interests include affordable housing, demography, immigration, and the environment. Professionally, he owns and operates Charity Alliance Realty, a primarily residential real estate brokerage that donates a percentage of revenues to local and regional charities. His background also includes owning/managing real estate, small development projects, and commercial appraisal/consulting. His interests provided him with the opportunity to appear in episodes of Greenovate, on Discovery.
Ph.D. 2015, University of Southern California
M.B.A. 2005, California Lutheran University
B.S. 2003, California State University, Northridge