DJ-Bate was born and raised in “God’s Country” aka Wanchese and is a Veteran of the United States Army. He’s married to his wife, Carrie. They have two boys – Austin and Murray, a Golden Retriever – Mabel, and a yellow Taby cat – Chese (pronounced “Cheese”)
He’s a very active member of Bethany United Methodist Church in Wanchese. He enjoys doing anything that involves family, working out at Roanoke Island Fitness Lab in Manteo, and arm wrestling. He watches college football, college basketball (Go Heels and Roll Tide), and the Atlanta Braves. He also likes Rock fishing and grilling out.
He’s been in radio since 2012 and has loved every minute of it! He’s plan to continue on the air until someone kicks him out!