Fr. Lino is originally from Nicaragua. At the age of 14 his family migrated to Miami. He studied Business Administration before joining the Seminary. He worked as an administrator of Everest Academy and the locality in Detroit during his apostolic internship. He spent 16 years working in parish ministry, first as a parochial vicar and then as a pastor. During those years he established a soccer club with over 200 children and a school co-op for 150 children. He facilitated the building of a diocesan radio station and successfully developed over 100 small groups of Christian life. Since 2011, he has also been a part time leadership consultant with Catholic Leadership Institute. From 2014 to 2016, he served as the Territorial Administrator of the Legion and Regnum Christi. Currently, Fr. Lino resides in Cumming, GA where he is the Superior of the local Legionary community and assists with the local men's RC section.