Griffon is from the Cheney community, and is happy to be back in his hometown. He received his physical therapy education at the University of Mary, located in Bismarck, North Dakota. Prior to attending the University of Mary, he attended Spokane Community College, followed by Dixie State University, located in St. George, Utah.
Griffon has a passion in athletics, he has participated in college basketball, as well as Track and Field. Over the last few years he has discovered a love for playing pickle ball. Griffon likes to keep active in his free time. He has had the most fun exploring the badlands of South Dakota and Zion National Park of Utah.