The son of two parents in the United States Navy, Justin was born and raised abroad before returning to the United States where he graduated from high school in San Diego California; He earned an Associates of Arts degree in Accounting from Miramar Community College and his B.A. in Philosophy from the University of Hawaii at Manoa. He commenced his working career in the Hospitality Industry where he built a strong background in operations and management for Marriott Corporation working both in San Diego and greater Baltimore. Justin transitioned into the energy industry in 2017; He currently examines Title and assesses mineral interest for owners in Weld County, Colorado; and Laramie County Wyoming. Justin is an avid outdoorsman and naturalist; He hiked the 2600 mile Pacific Crest Trail in 2016 and has plans to hike the Continental Divide Trail in 2019.