A native of Greenville and graduate of Mauldin High School, Hamby holds a bachelor’s degree in criminal justice from the University of South Carolina and a master’s degree in criminal justice 2012 Anderson University’s Command College of South Carolina.
He is a 2003 graduate of the FBI National Academy and holds membership in the International Association of Chiefs of Police, the South Carolina Police Chiefs Association and the South Carolina Law Enforcement Officers Association.
A graduate of Leadership Greer, Hamby is on the
Board of Directors for Greer Relief and Resources Agency and a volunteer
for multiple youth, church and civic activities.