Coach Adams graduated from Jackson High School in 1997. He lettered in football and baseball while attending Jackson. He enrolled at Southeast Missouri State and graduated with a degree in Elementary Education. He has a Masters in Educational Administration from Arkansas State University. He is currently teaching 6th grade science and health at the middle school. He is an assistant football coach at the Jackson Junior High and is the current defensive coordinator.
He is married to Amy Adams who also teaches at the middle school.