Josh drake was born and raised in nearby Hartselle. After graduating from Hartselle High in 1997 he attended UAB graduating in 2002 and again in 2006 from the dental school. After graduation, he returned home to work in Decatur. He currently lives and practices here in Decatur, along with his sister Lauren Wallace at “Drake and Wallace Dentistry.”
He recently got married in September to his wife Bree, also a Hartselle native. He has a stepson Maddux and is expecting another son this upcoming May. He enjoys spending time with his growing family and their two dogs, traveling, and cooking. Josh is a proud member of the Decatur community and is honored to help support the Carnegie Visual Arts Center by running for King of the Carnegie Carnival.