Lionel was born and raised in Los Angeles, California. He graduated from Arizona State University. Lionel is a huge sports fan who played baseball, football, and basketball growing up. Nowadays, he enjoys playing golf, training at the gym, traveling, visiting his family and friends back home in California, and participating in anything that involves baseball. He competes in NPC bodybuilding shows, is a 3x Fantasy Football champion and Chipotle is his lifeeeee!