Dwayne grew up in Ohio, where he graduated from Springfield Catholic Central High School in 1979 and went on to earn a degree in architecture from Kent State University in 1984. After college, Dwayne spent several years working for development companies on projects all over the country. Several projects involved historic renovations in downtown Cleveland, Ohio. Like several of his colleagues, Dwayne and his family came to Atlanta from Ohio in 1996. Shortly after, Dwayne joined the Atlanta firm Wakefield Beasley Associates as lead Design Architect.
Dwayne met Mark Moeller in 1998, while both men were working on a corporate headquarters project. Dwayne decided to join Mark, and they grew Moeller Purcell Construction Company to what it is today. Dwayne now leads as CFO of Moeller Purcell Construction Company, along with Mark Moeller and Scott Jennings. Dwayne brings his professional knowledge, experience and architectural skills into each project to ensure a product of mastery for his clients.
Dwayne and his wife Julie have two daughters and a son. Dwayne is a visible member of North Point Community Church, where he serves on the host team each Sunday. Dwayne enjoys spending his time reading, exercising, and watching the Atlanta Braves. Dwayne is also a college football fan, and cheers on Alabama and LSU.