Coach Coursey lives in Cave Spring, GA. He graduated from Coosa High School in 2005. Coach Coursey graduated from Jacksonville State University with a B.S. in Exercise Science and Physical Education.

He taught one year at Calera High School in 2012. Spent three years at Meridainville Middle School. Taught one year at Cherokee County Schools. Coach Coursey has been at Woodland High School since 2016.

Coach Coursey has been a head varsity baseball coach for 7 years. He has assisted with football and basketball for several years as well.