Corey was born and raised in St. Albans. A 2008 graduate from BFA, Corey earned a degree in Economics and Government from St. Lawrence University in Canton, NY. He began his career working in Municipal Finance in New York City. Upon returning to Vermont, he was a Business and Process Improvement Analyst at the University of Vermont Medial Center. He now leads the Commercial Insurance team for the St. Albans Office of Hickok & Boardman Insurance.
Corey was first elected to the Vermont House of Representatives in 2014. During his first term Corey served on the House Commerce and Economic Development Committee where his efforts helped create the Vermont First Time Home Buyer incentive program which has helped 100s of young Vermonters buy their first homes. In 2015, The Canadian Embassy chose Corey as one of six Rising State Leaders from across the United States. Re-elected in 2016, Corey now serves as the Ranking Member of the House Energy & Technology Committee and is a member of the Joint Information Technology Committee.
Corey was elected to the Vermont State Senate for the Franklin County and Alburgh district in 2018. He will assume the office in January of 2019.
Corey has been a youth football and hockey coach. He is Treasurer of the St. Albans Amateur Skating Association. He also serves on the Board of Directors for the Samaritan House in St. Albans and the Franklin County Home Health Agency.
In September of 2017, Corey married his high school sweetheart Samantha. Samantha is a Registered Nurse for Northwestern Medical Center. They reside on Potter Ave in St. Albans Town with their son William (Liam) and their Golden Retriever Charlie.