He studied marketing at Texas A&M University. His professional journey saw him be a purchasing manager for Reliant Energy and a managing director at Compaq before earning higher up positions.
He and Kelly originally split up in 2012, but never fully divorced. In October of 2017, divorce efforts reignited with Kelly wanting it to be completely over with.
He and Kelly Dodd share a daughter named Jolie.
He and Kelly are not the only couple to share marital troubles on The Real Housewives of Orange County. Shannon Beador and her husband expressed their difficulties on the show as well.