Hamp Holcomb was born in Chattanooga, Tenn. and has been in Memphis for 50 years. He graduated from the University of Tennessee at Memphis College of Dentistry and began a dual career in finance and dentistry. He has since sold his dental practice and continues to work in finance. Hamp serves in many capacities in the city of Memphis with Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital Foundation, National Spina Bifida Foundation, Memphis Urban Young Life, Crichton College, Hope Christian Community Foundation, NEXUS, and also serves as an elder at Fellowship Memphis.
Hamp and his wife Nancy live in Memphis and have four children: Clare Holcomb Richardson, Drew, Jay (1984-1999) and Sam, as well as three grandchildren.