Justin is a native North Carolinian, originally from Summerfield (just outside of Greensboro), North Carolina. Justin earned a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and a Master of Public Administration from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He has served on the Board for the North Carolina Local Government Budget Association and is a Past-President of the organization. Justin has worked for the County since 2020. Previously, Justin has served in a variety of public service and budget related roles for the City of Charlotte and Orange County, North Carolina.
His family has lived in Gaston County for twelve years. Justin’s wife Misty works for Caromont Health. They have a daughter, Natalie and a dog named Charlie. He’s an active runner, Tar Heel, and overall prefers to be outdoors enjoying time with family and friends.