Born and raised in Houma, LA and graduated from Vanderbilt Catholic High School. Received undergraduate bachelors degree (pre med with double minor in kinesiology and chemistry) from William Carey University while on soccer scholarship. Two time academic all American and multiple year all conference selection. Received doctorate from Texas Chiropractic College and another bachelor's degree in human anatomy in 2013. Certified in dry needling, kinesiotaping, and Croft's Whiplash Injury and Traumatology. Certified in performing DOT physicals and drug testing.
He lives in Baton Rouge with wife, Jenny, and son Palmer (and another boy on the way next March). Hobbies include travel, personal fitness, and home DIY projects.