He is a graduate of the 2010 Class of Leadership Georgia as well as Leadership Putnam. He also served as the past Chairman of the Putnam County Chamber of Commerce. He and family are active members of Lakeside Church in Greensboro, GA and he serves on their leadership and strategic planning team. His wife of 12 years, Jennifer, is a 5th grade teacher at Lake Oconee Academy and they have 2 daughters that attend the school as well.