Originally from McMinnville, Tennessee, Dr. McPherson graduated from MTSU and the University of Tennessee Center for Health Sciences(College of Dentistry). He was on active duty as a dentist in the U.S. Army serving in South Carolina, Germany, Texas and Kentucky. He joined Dr. Berg in private practice in 1994.
He is a member of the American Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry, Chattanooga Area Dental Society, and the Tennessee Valley Dental Study Club.
Dr. McPherson and his wife(Alice) were married in 1985 and have three adult children and a son in law. They attend Christ United Methodist Church. He enjoys camping, hiking, biking, volleyball (yes, he can still jump a little bit), working in his yard and summer garden and amateur woodworking.