Ross was born and raised in Beaufort County. He spent most of his childhood watching professional wrestling on TV. He attended school at Bath Elementary, Northside High School, and East Carolina University. He and his wife Amber are pretty much high school sweet hearts and have two children, Wyatt and Anna Lee. Ross has spent several years in automotive dealerships and joined Avalanche Motorsports in 2017 to have more time to spend with his family and do something that coincides with his passion. His favorite things to do are spend time with his kids, go fishing on his Carolina Skiff, travel, eat good food, and drink good drinks.