Paul is a graduate of UW-Madison with a teaching degree in Special Education. He has worked as a special education teacher, job coach, and inclusion specialist. He strongly believes in an inclusive community that values diversity and acceptance of others differences. He is passionate for giving back to his community, as he works with the non-profit, Savory Sunday, which helps feed the hungry in Madison. He enjoys baseball, grilling, painting, and wandering in the woods with his daughter, Louisa, and his corgi, Spy.