JD Hyman was born and raised in Columbia, South Carolina with his two brothers. After graduating high school, he attended Charleston Southern University before transferring to Ohio Christian University. Majoring in Business Management, JD sought a diversified and well rounded education. He co-founded and co-directed the University’s drama team, he served as Treasurer, Vice President and President for his class over the course of his undergraduate degree.
He graduated in 2011 and began working for Circleville City School District. He worked with the Office of Information Technology and After School Programs for five years. 2013 was a big year for JD. He published his first novel, Seven Days to which he has penned two follow ups, presented a TEDx Talk in Columbus, OH and he started work on his MBA.
In April and May 2015, JD started working for the Ohio Department of Taxation and graduated with his Master’s degree, respectively. He has an undeniable love for adventure, photography and travel and plans to pursue those loves–zealously.