Kirk is a native of Massachusetts who has lived in North Carolina since 1993.
He matriculated with a B.A. in Religion from Houghton College and attended the College of Engineering at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst where he discovered that he would be better suited for the Liberal Arts.
Prior to his employment at AgBiome he held a variety of roles at ARCA and saw the company grow from 6 employees to over 500.
Sailing, skiing, camping and hiking are among his favorite activities along with his wife, Beth, and their 4 daughters.