Vincent hails from Wheeling, West Virginia, USA, and studied Philosophy and Mathematics at Georgetown University. While a student at Georgetown, Vince was an SAT Trainer for three years with a leading test prep company in the Washington, D.C. area. He also worked as a researcher for the Congressional Research Service, providing reports at the direct request of United States Members of Congress. For the summers of 2010 and 2011, Vince traveled to rural Hungary and Mauritius respectively, teaching English as a volunteer with the NGO Learning Enterprises. He hopes to continue travelling and engaging in new cultures while living in Mumbai. Vincent enjoys travelling, reading, philosophical debates, and mathematical puzzles. He has written multiple academic papers and has also spent six months studying overseas at the University of Edinburgh, Scotland.