Joey was born in Searcy Arkansas and soon after relocated to Philadelphia where his family owned and operated a restaurant in the city. He later returned to Arkansas to finish his schooling and graduated from Cabot High School in 2004. Joey attended Hendrix College and graduated with a degree in History in 2008 and moved to Fayetteville.
While in Northwest Arkansas, he started his own entertainment business and took his passion for performing magic to a higher level. As an award-winning magician, he performed all around the country and was featured in Magic Magazine, the most widely read and well known magazine among accomplished magicians.
In 2009, Joey joined Walmart Corporate Headquarters where he worked in Merchandising and Logistics and relocated to Bentonville, Arkansas. His passion for history and dream to study law led him to leave the corporate life and attend law school at the University of Arkansas where he graduated with a J.D. in 2018.
In 2019, joined the Conduit team and currently the director of development and research for Political Strategies, LLC.