Jimmy grew up is the small town of Orangeburg, Ky. He is a graduate seeking his Maser of Science degree in Engineering and Technology Management. He graduated with his Bachelor of Science in Technology Management from Morehead State University in May of 2013. He has one daughter that lives in Columbia, Ky. He now resides in Maysville, Ky. with his fiancé Suzie Hilterbrand. He has 3 younger brothers and his parents still reside in Orangeburg.