Craig is a graduate of Ohio State University, where he earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Agriculture. He grew up on a family farm in north central Ohio, raising hogs and cash grains. Craig has worked in the agricultural and finance industry since 2008, and also has extensive experience in banking, including leasing and business lending. He is an active leader in Boy Scouts and serves as the Central Nation Advisor for the Nguttitehen Lodge 205 of the Order of the Arrow. Craig, and his wife Deb, have two sons, Nathanial and Zachary. In his free time, he enjoys hiking, golf, and outdoor activities.