Born in Inglewood, California, Omar has also lived in Hawthorne, and currently resides in Torrance. Omar is a Small Business Owner, and has worked with Fortune 500 companies. He holds a B.A. in Criminal Justice and has assisted crime victims at the Los Angeles DA’s office. He is the coordinator for the Unified Small Business Alliance Outreach Program, and serves as an Ex-Officio on the Republican central committee. In 2012, Omar was an advocate against the redistricting commission’s maps for gerrymandering, and has served as a local Traffic Commissioner in the city of Torrance, CA.