Hal's formal education is as an Electrical Engineer from the University of California, in Los Angeles.

Hal has a forty two year career as an electrical engineer in both the commercial and aerospace industries, with the last twenty two years in the Technical Employment Industry, always having been active in the community.

After several years of retirement, Hal moved from California to Arizona with his wife and three daughters in 2006.

In 2007, Hal founded his new business in doing employment verification. E-VerifyForYou.com is based in Phoenix, Arizona