On one April spring day another family entertainer was born. Bert was born in California. His father was born in the Philippines and his mother Arkansas.
Bert lived around horse ranches, and lived on a horse/cattle ranch for a short time where he trained and road horses in competition.
At the age of 5, Bert was riding the waves up and down the coast. He was taught by his father who surfed all around the world and his uncle from Hawaii. At the age of 12, Bert finally got the chance to surf the waves in the Hawaiian Islands.
Bert gets his talent from his mother who was a famous vaudeville dancer along with her twin sister.
Bert started playing guitar and singing from the time he was 8 years old and performed in a few talent contests at the age of 12. He also performed magic and tried his hand at ventriloquism.
In his teens, Bert performed on television and stage with his good friend the legendary showman, Geoffrey Hansen. Bert has traveled around the country and has had the privilege of meeting and working with many famous entertainers.
At the age of nineteen Bert had a regional hit record across the Pacific. He also had a string of TV appearances in addition to live shows in theaters and night clubs.
Bert continues to perform in concerts, write and record songs.