Trever was born and raised here on the Eastern Shore. He grew up in Snow Hill and attended Pocomoke High School. From the age of 13 Trever knew he wanted to be in the ministry. He attended Gardner-Webb University in Boiling Springs, NC, where he received a degree in Religious Studies with a concentration in Missions. After spending several years in North Carolina, Trever and his wife and high school sweet heart Leanna have moved back to the shore with their daughters Vianna (Vi) and Adda.