- Been married to my beautiful wife since April 2017
- Had our first child on St. Patrick’s Day 2019! He was 2 months early and spent about 3 weeks in the NICU. He’s perfectly healthy and we love him more than anything.
- We have two dogs, a Papillon (my wife’s before we met) and a Jack Russell (our first fur baby together)
- I’m originally from Chesapeake, VA
- I’m the oldest of three (one brother, one sister)
Favorite Sports Teams
- NFL: Dallas Cowboys
- MLB: Atlanta Braves
- NBA: I rooted for the Charlotte Hornets growing up, but they’ll never be good. I like LeBron. I enjoy all of the offseason drama more than anything.
- NCAA: Old Dominion Monarchs!
How I Spend My Free Time
- Taking Udemy courses and watching Laracasts
- Trying to make my son giggle
- Smoking ribs for my wife every week
- Walking the dogs (Jack Russell’s have SOO much energy!)
- Madden and Rocket League on PlayStation (you don’t want any of this…)
- Softball, flag football, racquetball
- Trying to get back into running
Current Software Interests
- Laravel and Symfony (blog post to come about this!)
- Cloud computing (AWS specifically)