Coach Powell earned an Associates Degree from Pearl River Community College, Bachelor’s Degree in (Health/Sport Administration) & Master's Degree (Interscholastic Athletic Administration) from The University of Southern Mississippi. He is a member of the Mississippi Association of Coaches and Mississippi Professional Educators. He currently teaches Anatomy & Physiology and Biology II at the high school.
Coach Powell is married to Brittney Woolwine of Seminary, MS. Brittney works as a cosmetologists at Britt's Hair Salon in Seminary, MS. They have a beautiful little girl named Elizabeth. In their spare time they enjoy spending time at the beach, with family, and friends.