No. A.J. Hawk's father is Keith Hawk, a senior vice president of sales at LexisNexis.
Also an author and motivational speaker, Keith graduated from Ohio University in 1977 with a degree in communications. The older Hawk said he always had aspirations of becoming a radio DJ and was on air at the local radio station.
Following college, he spent seven years with AT&T and Ohio Bell as a sales professional and a member of the AT&T’s “Top Gun” sales training program. He said it was during that time, while traveling around and speaking to high-level professionals, he developed a knack for public speaking.
Know more about Keith Hawk here.
Meanwhile, Road Warrior Hawk, whose real name was Michael Hegstrand, sadly passed away on October 19, 2003. He was married to Dale Watts and Judy Pendzimas.
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Of interest, watch as A.J. Hawk crushes a fan on golf course with massive tackle from the video below: