Dennis was born in Paris, TN and grew up in Western Kentucky. He joined the US Air Force, and served for over 7 years. He is a veteran of Operation Desert Storm and also competed as a member of the Air Force cycling team.
Dennis attended Wayland University where he received his Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice. He later received his Master’s Degree in Public Administration from the University of South Dakota. He also has a Master’s degree from the University of Louisville in Counseling Psychology and an MBA from Regis University.
For the past 22 years Dennis has served in various capacities at Rescare Inc. in Louisville Kentucky. He served as Vice President of Youth Services, Vice President of Support Services and Pharmacy operations and most recently was President of the East region in residential services where he managed a $365 million portfolio of business. Dennis is married and has four children and lives in the Louisville area.