Tony has been married to his wife, Angela, for 25 years and they have 3 children. He is a former high school teacher (1994 – 2002); and retired captain in the Army National Guard; enjoys learning Jiu Jitsu with his oldest son and is actively involved in his church.
- Western Carolina University – Master of Physical Therapy
- Fayetteville State University – Bachelor of Science (Major: Biology; Minor: Chemistry)
- Certified in Intramuscular Manual Therapy/Dry Needling by Double E, 2017
- Certified Clinical Instructor by the APTA, 2008