Gideon grew up in Lancaster County on an Amish farm. He started working in the building industry at the age of 14. He built new homes for several years and then transitioned into working for Keystone Custom Decks. He was a foreman for 4 years and then joined the design team creating outdoor living spaces.
Over the years, his passion for homes and real estate investing has grown to the point of him acquiring his real estate license and joining the team at Kingsway Realty. He is married and lives with his wife, Ahna on the east side of Lancaster City.