Corey was born and raised in Oxford County, Maine, but his family is originally from the Van Buren area. He would often come to visit and says, “That's when I fell in love with The County". After High School, he enlisted in the United States Army as an Information Technology Specialist. He also went to Airborne School to qualify for static line parachuting. He served for a little under six years and attained the rank of Corporal. After leaving the military, he went to work for his old school district, MSAD#17, as an information technology specialist, and worked for a pharmacy and medical supply company in Auburn, as an Information Technology Specialist. Corey is continuing his education at Full Sail University where he is working on his bachelor’s degree in Digital Cinematography. His future plans include earning a master’s degree in New Media Journalism. Corey’s hobbies include hiking, fishing, hunting, snowmobiling, ATV’ing, and playing the guitar.