Vara is a St. Bonaventure University graduate with an M.A. in digital journalism. Vara has twenty-plus years in media technology along with twenty-plus years in theatre. He has done everything from Acting, directing, writing, voice work, and production. He is a trained photographer and has other media skills that make him a podcaster to be reckoned with. Vara’s other co-host is his English mastiff who will randomly join the show from time to time. Vara enjoys a cigar and a good libation from time to time, along with gardening, yoga, movies, podcasting, and eating anything that won’t eat him first. He’s a proud Mexican American and a citizen of the nation of Texas (you read that right). Born and raised in Houston. With all his world travels Vara can’t think of another place he would ever want to call home.