Roque "Rocky" de la Fuente Candidate Profile
Roque “Rocky” De La Fuente is living proof that the American Dream can be achieved by those who are inspired to pursue it. Rocky was born in 1954 in San Diego, California. He lived much of his early life between Mexico and the United States, which taught him to appreciate cultural differences.
Mr. de la Fuente graduated with a B.S. in physics and mathematics from the Instituto Patria National Autonomous University of Mexico. He also studied accounting and business administration at Anahuac University near Mexico City.
On January 29, 2016, Roque “Rocky” De La Fuente received the title of Doctor Honoris Causa from UNESCO, the Institute of Advanced Studies Foundation Le Franc and CONALMEX, for being an outstanding international business ambassador with a phenomenal track record.
Over his life, Rocky has developed assisted living facilities in Los Angeles (San Pedro) and Lemon Grove, California, to care for seniors who are in need. He is well-known for his generous support of charities and military veterans organizations through our Nation.