Clerical Brother, Simple Vows, Professed August 10, 2014 - Fray Hugo was born in a small town in the province of Las Tunas, called San Manuel. At the age of 14 he moved with his mother to the United States and settled in Miami where his relatives still are. He attended Florida International University pursuing liberal studies. While going to school, fray Hugo, worked for Kohl's Dept Stores in the Miami Area as a supervisor/manager. After being a member of a Dominican parish in Miami for 8 years, he made the decision to join this wonderful group of friars, and so the following year he applied and was accepted to the Southern Dominican Province. Brother Hugo enjoys learning foreign languages, listening to music and exercising regularly.