Craig was born and raised in Edmonton. He graduated from Concordia University in 2005 with a degree in Environmental Sciences. During and shortly after his post-secondary education, Craig worked for a general contractor, learning valuable skills of the building construction industry. Shortly after graduation, he started as an environmental consultant for a local consulting company where he quickly rose to the position of senior project manager and manager of the laboratory, analyzing mould and asbestos samples. Craig Started A&M Abatement in 2011 when he saw a need in the industry for someone with his extensive skill set to be performing the services of hazardous material removal.