Mr. Corley was born and raised in Southern California, where he spent much of his time on the beach. He has traveled extensively throughout the Southern and Western United States. He holds degrees in psychology and business and enjoys studying philosophy, religion, and politics. Before beginning his teaching career, he spent several years running restaurants in Utah and Wyoming. He has also worked as a postman, a newspaper reporter, and a business analyst for a tribal casino. In his spare time he enjoys backpacking, reading, writing novels, and playing Dungeons & Dragons.
Mr. Corley lives in Tooele with his wife and their three children.