Born in Baltimore, Maryland but raised in Marietta, Georgia he began playing lacrosse at the age of 3 than went on to start Tai Kwon Do and Karate at the age of 12. That led into kickboxing
at the age of 18. After graduating high school he continued on to University of Maryland to major in sports medicine. Once finishing there he returned to Georgia and continued his education at Kennesaw State University where he began his studies for sports management. Warren
continued to play lacrosse for both Universities. During that time he also picked up an interest in MMA at the age of 20.
Warren came to Hard Knox in 2009 after training at other Dojo’s.