Stanley graduated from Simon Fraser University with a Bachelor of Psychology. Realizing this was not his path to take he went back to school and completed his Interior Design Diploma at BCIT. While in school, he worked as a freelance designer; taking on different projects from producing Construction Documents, Logo and Branding Design, and Rendering work. Upon completion of school he gained experience working in the Property Development department with Great Canadian Gaming, helping with Project Management and Construction Coordination with casino construction and renovations in British Columbia, Seattle, and Halifax.
Outside of work, Stanley plays Ultimate Frisbee competitively having represented Canada at two World Championships. He also enjoys travelling to new destinations with his Wife. Together they love to immerse themselves in the culture and learn about the difference and similarities they may share with people around the world.