Jeremiah Ratliff moved to Salinas, California when he was young and has grown up in Monterey County were he was involved in many different sports. In high school Jeremiah started to play water polo and swim in which he continued in college. It was at Salinas High were he was introduced to FCA and was on leadership for three years. He went on to help start a huddle on his Jr. College before going to Fresno Pacific for a year, and finally finishing a his undergrad from Cal State Monterey Bay. Jeremiah is close to finishing his Masters of Divinity from Liberty University.
In 2014 Jeremiah married his wonderful bride Jessica. The two of them are expecting their first child J.J. (Jeremiah James) this fall.