The son of two servicemembers in the United States Navy, Justin was born and raised overseas. He grew up in Japan and Scotland and attended High School in London, England where he excelled in Football, Track, and Wrestling; At the age of 16, he won the Junior National Championship for his weight class for United Kingdom. Justin earned his high school diploma in San Diego before moving to Hawaii where he attended Honolulu Community College and the University of Hawaii at Manoa majoring in Philosophy with a minor in Business Administration. While an undergraduate, he served as a Student Senator, and worked as a student-tutor.
Justin had a successful career in Hospitality Management, working for Marriott, before becoming a Landman. He learned his craft working for multiple Mineral Rights purchasers in the rocky mountain region focusing on Fee Mineral and Royalty rights research. He has coordinated and managed title projects, large and small, in Wyoming, Colorado, North Dakota, Montana, and Texas. Justin loves the outdoors, and has successfully thru-hiked the Pacific Crest Trail (2650 miles!) and the San Diego Trail. He lives in Casper, Wyoming.