Hansell was born and raised in our hometown of Cairo, GA and is a Cairo High School Alumni. After graduating from high school, Hansell received a college football scholarship to Troy University in Troy, AL where he played as quarterback. He received his Bachelor’s Degree in Social Science in 2005.
Hansell married Ingrid Busbee in July of 2006 and they have three children, all boys. He is a licensed Life & Health and Property and Casualty agent for the state of Georgia and holds a non-resident agent license in both Florida and Alabama. Hansell is a local member of the Kiwanis Club.