Drew grew up in North Minneapolis, and spent most of his teens years in juvenile detention centers. He battled with addiction his whole life and spend 16 more years in the prison system. While there, he made the decision to turn his life over to Christ. After his release, he went to Teen Challenge and then came to FreedomWorks. He is now happily married, a full time carpenter and a part time student. He came back to FreedomWorks in February 2016, following his passion to give back to others by working part time as a case manager.