Jeff attended the College of William & Mary in Virginia where he obtained a degree in Business.
He entered the business world as a CPA in 1978 and continued his career as a financial executive in the hospitality industry
Jeff and his wife of 35 years, Diane, raised three children while living in Maryland and Texas. They moved to the North Georgia Mountains in 2010.
Jeff became involved in AFSP after the 2010 loss of his third child, Whitney, at the age of 19. He has been active as a Field Advocate since 2013.