Garth was born and raised in Wheat Ridge, Colorado. He holds a B.A. in Economics from Lake Forest College in Lake Forest, IL. Garth spent 18 years in Sales and Consulting in the financial technology space. In his free time, Garth enjoys skiing, tennis, and running. His wife, Chelsea Stoner, is a Montana native and General Partner at Battery Ventures. They have two children, Signe and Anderson, both proud Alta Vista students.