is originally from Oswego, Illinois graduating from Oswego High School in 1991. Ed moved to St Louis, Missouri in 1995. Ed earned his Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration in 2009. Ed works in the excess insurance industry and is a huge fan of wrestling. Ed wrestled in High School, however did not pursue the sport in college. Ed has been coaching in the youth circuit since 2004 when his oldest son, Dylan, took up the sport. Ed has put together and coached for several of the Missouri teams who have competed in National dual competition throughout the years. Ed currently lives in Troy, Missouri and is married to Valerie. He has three sons, Dylan (18), Dalton (7), and Landon (5). His oldest son plans to continue his wrestling and academics with Drury University in Springfield, Missouri. Ed will be following the Missouri wrestling scene for years to come as his younger two sons have just entered the wrestling circuit.