Paul is a graduate of Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University with a Master of Business Administration-Aviation degree with distinction honors. He also earned a degree in Marketing from Columbia College and Professional Pilot degree from the Community College of Beaver County. He is an FAA-certificated commercial pilot and flight instructor with instrument and multi-engine ratings, a remote pilot with a small unmanned aircraft system rating, and has piloted over 30 different types of aircraft. Paul is the proud father of four children and enjoys spending time with family and going camping. He is an avid NASCAR fan, builds and operates R/C planes, drones, and cars, enjoys woodworking, and volunteers with Cub Scouts.