Kevin Hammon was born in Fort Walton Beach, Florida. He was raised in Fort Walton and Defuniak Springs, Florida. He attended Okaloosa-Walton Community College (now Northwest Florida State College) and the University of West Florida where he received a B.S. Degree in Computer Science. He has exhibited across the US including shows at Radius Gallery in Missoula, Parklane Gallery in Seattle and the LSU School of Veterinary Medicine in Baton Rouge. He currently resides in Le Roy, New York with his wife Alexandra and his children James and Jamie. He works at the University of Rochester.