Tory was born and raised in Forsyth, GA. He attended Mary Persons High School where he was the Salutatorian and received the scholar athlete award his senior year. The scholar athlete award was given to the senior athlete with the highest GPA. Tory lettered in football, basketball and track in high school.
Tory attended college at Georgia Southern University, in Statesboro, GA, where he earned a degree in Business Administration with an emphasis in Banking and Finance. While there, he became a member of the Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. and served as the Basileus (Chapter President) for two years. It is also there that he developed a passion for community involvement through various community service organizations by mentoring other elementary and middle school aged young men to helping build homes for those in need with Habitat for Humanity.
Tory is married with five children. He is a Prince Hall mason and the current Worshipful Master of the Forsyth Lodge #425 of the MWPHGLGA. He moved back to his hometown due to the death of several close family members and a few of which had no insurance. He saw the importance of sharing with them, and those in his community, the importance of not being a burden to your loved ones when the inevitable comes and that insurance and financial literacy is key to improving our overall well being and quality of life. Tory became a licensed insurance agent in the fall of 2017. He is proud to be a new member of the Ensure Financial Group's team of Trusted Advisors!