Eugene “Gene” Edwards, Jr. was born in Philadelphia, PA and raised in La Habra, CA with his sisters. He attended La Habra High School, Class of 67, and Cypress Junior College where he studied business. Gene played football and basketball in high school and junior college. He is a huge sports fan and said he can talk college football anytime! “This year BSU can be really good, maybe BCS time again!” Gene also played men’s softball for years in his 20’s to late 30’s. Today he is a jogger and gets 100 pushups in daily! Gene has two daughters who are both in their 20’s, Brook and Brittany. One daughter lives in California and the other in New Jersey. Gene is proud to say both girls have graduated from college, one in Architecture and other in Interior Design. He said they are both just wonderful people. “They treat people the way they want to be treated.” Sounds just like their dad. Gene has worked for Arrowrock Supply for a total of 17 years starting back in 1995, leaving for a brief time, and returning on March 20, 2001. He is a Warehouseman and Backup Driver. When asked what he enjoys most about his job and his advice to a new employee he said, “Working with good people and no matter what the job, care about doing it right.” Gene said if he ever gets the chance to retire he would love to drive around the country.