Education: University of Georgia : Bachelor of Science | Auburn University : Animal Science/Pre-Veterinary Studies
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Accreditation: State of Florida and State of GeorgiaActivities: Kappa Alpha, Alpha Zeta, UGA Mortorboard, UGA College Bowl Team, A.V.E.S.S. Chairman of the Board, UGA Representative, American Veterinary Medical Association, Florida Veterinary Medical Association, Big Bend Veterinary Medical Association- Past President, Allied Veterinary Emergency-President of Board of Directors, Leon County Animal Control Board, Cotillion Club, Gentry Club, Exchange Club, Tall Timbers, Christ Presbyterian Church- Deacon, Elder, Florida State Board of Veterinary Medicine-Board of Directors.Awards: Gold Star Award- FVMA, Young Achievers Award- Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine 1998, Cum Laude, Mortorboard, Tommy Smith Scholastic Award, Science Award, Honor Council, Eagle Scout (Silver Palm), and Order of the Arrow
Personal: Dr. Simmons is married to Lindi and they have three handsome children- John, Sam, and Jack. He also has seven dogs – “Ellie Mae”, “Peeko”, “Pearl”, “Jill”, “Patch”, “Shug” and “Kat” . In his spare time, he enjoys being outdoors with family and friends.