Chaco is a composer, band leader, drummer, and teacher. Chaco and his wife co-lead La Banda Ramirez, a Latin jazz and salsa band. Chaco taught in the NYC public school system for 20 years, and still serves as an Artist in Residence throughout NYC. After he retired from teaching, Chaco sought opportunities to support individuals in creatively focused way. His first caregiving experience occurred with a family friend. He feels that RCP’s professional support and oversight have helped him develop into a more confident companion. Chaco remains inspired by the amazing accomplishments of his clients, as well as gratitude for all that they have taught him.