Adam was born and raised in St. Louis County. As an active member of Boy Scout Troop 11, Adam earned the rank of Eagle Scout at the age of 13. He attended and graduated from Ladue Horton Watkins High School.
Afterwards, Adam earned his A.A. in Business Administration from St. Louis Community College – Meramec and a B.A. in Political Science from the University of Missouri – St. Louis.
In 2010, Adam and a business partner started The Clean Carpet Company, an independently owned and operated company. He has been the sole owner since 2013. While operating the business, Adam has earned several certifications and accreditations in relation to his business, notably becoming an accredited LEED Green Associate.
He previously served as the Treasurer for the St. Louis Young Republicans and also as the National Committeeman for the Missouri Young Republicans. He is currently a board member of the St. Charles County Pachyderm Club.
Since moving to St. Charles in 2007, Adam and his wife Elizabeth have enjoyed the many opportunities and quality of living St. Charles County provides. Together they have two daughters, Emma and Ella.