Born and raised in Athens, Ga. He grew up in the real estate business working for his father from the time he was sixteen through college. He graduated from UGA with a BBA in Finance in 2001. After college Grant moved to Atlanta where he became Vice President of The Robert S. Jordan Company, a commercial real estate brokerage firm that specializes in land. While at the Jordan Company Grant acted as both buyer and sellers broker for transactions ranging from less than one acre of commercial property to hundreds of acres for residential developments and recreational property. Grant has experience working on deals in all aspects of real estate including multifamily, retail, industrial, office and residential developments. In 2008, Grant returned to Athens to partner up with his father at Whitworth Land Corporation. He is CFO of WLC, where he and his father focus on all aspects of the commercial real estate throughout the North East Georgia area. Grant is also owner of Athena Real Estate Group which sells residential foreclosures. He is a member of the Athens Area Board of Realtors, and a member of the Circle of Achievement.