- Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Elementary Education Grades 4-8 - Math and Science, Covenant College
- Master of Education (M.A.) in School Counseling, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
- Math Teacher - LaFayette Middle School (2005-2006)
- Math Teacher - Dade Middle School (2006 - 2013)
- School Counselor - Dade Middle School (2013 - Present)
- DCHS Girls' Soccer Coach
Mr. Stanton is married to Joy Stanton and they have two daughters, Mae (7) and Rose (4). In his free time, he enjoys playing/watching soccer, woodworking, reading, and spending time with family. They are members of Lookout Mountain Presbyterian Church.