Francis González is an actor, producer and visual artist from Fajardo, Puerto Rico. He was recognized as a performer from an early age when he received the Jerry Lewis Impersonator Award issued by his elementary school. Gonzalez was studying Microbiology at the University of Puerto Rico when he was discovered by a pageant owner. Francis was titled Mister Puerto Rico Model 2005 and became the first Puerto Rican to acquire the international title of the Mr. Mundial pageant, held in Arequipa, Peru. He switched his focus from modeling to acting and starred in Telemundo's teen soap Zona Y. Francis then moved to Los Angeles and secured guest starring roles in shows like NCIS and Modern Family and played a lead role in Syfy's original movie DAM SHARKS! Francis is also known for his commercial success, serving as an actor and model for many recognizable brands such as Budweiser, Toyota and Geico. González is an advocate for children with disabilities and fights for environmental conservation efforts. He has partnered with various charitable organizations including OrangUtan Republik Foundation, Muscular Dystrophy Association and Teleton Guatemala. Francis currently resides in Los Angeles.