Born: Charlotte, North Carolina
Family Info: One older sister.
Education: Bachelor of Science in Wildlife and Fisheries Science, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Tennessee
Hobbies/Interests: Soccer, woodworking, golf, clay shooting, hiking, camping, snowboarding, wake boarding, and canoeing.
An Eagle Scout from Troop 30, chartered to East Minister Presbyterian Church, a Brotherhood in the Order of the Arrow, attended the 2005 National Scout Jamboree and staffed the 2010 National Jamboree, trekked Sea Base and Philmont Scout Ranch