Branden started his career as a Field Engineer in Colorado at the beginning of 2021, after earning a degree in Construction Project Management. He lived in Colorado six years, where he met his now fiancé, who is originally from Stokes County! They recently moved to North Carolina to start a family and settle down. He has family in Georgia, Alabama, and Asheville, NC. He enjoys traveling, meeting new people, leaning new things, playing chess, and hitting an occasional golf ball.