Dr. Myers has enjoyed a longstanding relationship with the school district. He was a "Top Ten Graduate" in the Pikeville High School Class of 1974 and was named "Mr. Pike High." He was also the all-time leading scorer in PHS basketball and a member of the All State Team. Dr. Myers states, "I am very proud of my years at Pikeville High School and two of my three children are also graduates of PHS."
Self-employed as a Pikeville optometrist, Dr. Myers is a graduate of Pikeville College and Southern College of Optometry. He is a member of First United Methodist Church of Pikeville.