Hector Sosa Jr. was born in Puerto Rico. His family joined the LDS Church there when he was 13 years old, and they settled in southern Utah in 1982.
He served a mission for the Church in Barcelona, Spain.
He is currently a database engineer, and has worked with computers for more than two decades. He also runs several websites and four web forums.
He and his wife Tammy currently reside in Springville, Utah, and they are the parents of seven children.