Jeff was born in Shreveport, LA. He was saved and baptized at the age of eight at Barron Road Baptist Church in Keithville, LA. Jeff graduated from Woodlawn High School in 1988 and received a Bachelor of Science in Finance from Louisiana Tech University in 1993. He also played football for the Bulldogs during his Junior and Senior years.
Jeff is married to Amanda Rogers Loftin and they have two daughters and one son Grace Elizabeth, Railey Ann, and Beaux Stephen.