Justin grew up in Shreveport, LA.
After graduating with a MA in Industrial/Organizational Psychology from Louisiana Tech University he married his college sweetheart, Laura. After visiting cities in multiple states, Justin and Laura decided to move to Plano in 2008 to start a family. They immediately fell in love with the city, its amenities, and green space. They now have 4 children aged 2 to 9.
In 2009 Justin and Laura started a small business in Plano buying and selling surplus equipment from manufacturing and production facilities. Over the past 11 years it has continued to grow and they now work with Fortune 500 companies and sell internationally in Europe, Asia, and Central and South America.