Cortney was born in Columbia and moved to Harrisburg in 7th grade and he graduated in 2014. Cortney had a born again experience during his senior year of high school and was baptized a week before his graduation. He then attended MACC where he studied education and he currently attends Central Christian College of the Bible where he is studying youth and family ministry. Cortney has been a member and leader of HCC’s summer staff for the last three years. He was also the youth assistant for Cody Cox here at HCC for the last 4 years. Cortney enjoys spending time with his family and friends, playing video games, and reading in his free time.