Mr. Hadley is a graduate of the University of Florida Law School, and a former Lieutenant Commander in the United States Navy where he received the Navy Achievement Medal for his service in Vietnam.

He currently serves as a shareholder in the law firm MAYNARDNEXSEN. Mr Hadley is currently serving as a trustee of the Florida School for the Deaf and the Blind, acting as its endowment chairman and audit chairman. He is also a founding member of the Seminole County Sheriff Foundation and acting as its treasurer.

He believes that the best way to be a person who has an impact on the community is to be actively involved in its various civic and related activities on a regular basis. Mr. Hadley lives in Central Florida with his wife Carol.