After graduating from Fort Bend Christian Academy, Class of ’06, Drew studied wildlife ecology and conservation at Texas A&M University, where he developed a strong interest in wetland systems, water birds and their integrated management. He enrolled in a master’s degree program at Louisiana State University and conducted his master’s degree research at the Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Refuge in central New Mexico.
Fowler obtained a B.S in Wildlife and Fisheries Sciences from Texas A&M University in 2010 and a master’s degree in Renewable Natural Resources from Louisiana State University in 2013. He met and married Katie Vahle, originally from Indiana, while they both lived in Louisiana. The couple share two daughters, Adelynn (6 yrs.) and Amelia (2 1/2 yrs.). Drew and Katie have been active in their church communities wherever God has placed them, in particular serving in ministries for emotionally or mentally challenged youth.