Mr. Connolly is a former Assistant District Attorney for District 15A -

Alamance County, NC, where he served as a special prosecutor for DWI, Domestic Violence and Juvenile crimes.  He received his law degree from North Carolina Central University and his undergraduate degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.  A two time all-ACC selection while competing for the UNC track and cross country teams, he continues to enjoy the outdoors as well as cheering on the Tar Heels.  He married his wife (a graduate of Duke) in 2007, and they have a son who hasn't yet chosen a side on Tobacco Road.