Hunter came to Ohio from Southern California to earn a Bachelors of Arts Degree in Athletic Training, while playing football all four years at Denison University. Upon graduating in 2016 he earned the title of Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) from the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA). In 2017 he became Level One Certified in Reflexive Performance Reset (RPR). He completed his Level Two RPR Certification in 2018. B.A. C.S.C.S. R.P.R..