Justin is originally from Chicago, IL. He graduated from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign with a Bachelor's of Fine Arts in Painting. Upon graduating he commissioned as a 2nd Lieutenant in the U.S. Air Force and later transferred to the U.S. Army. He has served over 12 years with the military. After his military service he went on to earn a Masters of Fine Arts at Boston University and just graduated from the New York Conservatory for Dramatic Arts. He now resides in New York City engaging in the arts.