By Brian A. Wilkins
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-born January 13, 1986 in Phoenix, Arizona at Thunderbird Hospital.
-attended Whittier Elementary School in Mesa from kindergarten through sixth grade.
-“I loved being at school,” said Rodney. “I had perfect attendance almost every year.”
-attended Ed and Verma Pastor Junior High in South Phoenix
-was valedictorian of 8th grade class.
-“I wasn’t into sports at all,” Rodney said. “I was just kind of a nerd.”
-attended Cesar Chavez High School in Laveen, AZ
-was in the Ebony Club, Drama Club, and Robotics Club.
-“I was voted most likely to be a comedian my senior year. I didn’t play any sports. I didn’t even have a girlfriend until my senior year. I know thats embarrassing, but its the truth. Her name was Mia…and that’s exactly what happened to her…she was MISSING IN ACTION…just quit calling me!” he said.
-graduated in 2005.
-attended South Mountain Community College for 3 semesters before taking time off for work and family.
-worked for UPS for 2 1/2 years; first as a package handler; was promoted to Trailer Operations Supervisor at the age of 20.