TJ earned a Bachelor of Science from Grand Canyon University, and a Bachelor of Fine Arts from American Intercontinental University. He served as a manager at a Global Fortune Fifty Financial Services Company for over twenty years prior to joining our full-time faculty. He has a strong background in Art and Music, having sung in some of the largest and most well-known cathedrals of Europe. He has three grown children who were students at MCA in its earliest years. He lives with his wife in Mount Airy.