Grant is a Veteran of the U.S Army where he served as a Canon Crew-member in Operation Desert Storm. After the Army he got a bachelor's degree in Accounting where he discovered his love for using technology to solve business problems. After enough graduate work, he started his technology career for a start up in Plano, Texas. Family brought him back to San Antonio where he found Rackspace. In his spare time he enjoys sports, traveling (especially when combined with sports), running, cycling, wine and food, and spending time with family and his Rhodesian Ridgebacks, Kylie and Holly.