Family and family values are priorities to Kurt. He and his wife Jessica, currently live in Jamestown, NC.

Kurt has strong ties to his family. He was born and raised in Mount Airy, North Carolina.

He is the son of William “Mack” Collins and Patricia “Patsy” Surratt Collins, who were also born in Mount Airy. His father worked for Duke Energy for 32 years. He is now retired but enjoys playing golf and staying active. His mother was a Teacher Assistant for Surry County Schools for 32 years. She is now retired as well. Both have strong ties to the community and are actively involved in their church.

He has a brother, Kevin Collins, who resides in Mebane, NC. Kevin is married to Debi Wilson Collins. They have one child, Will.

He has a sister, Kelli Collins, who resides in Southern Pines, NC.

Family is an integral part of Kurt’s life; he understands the values and importance of fostering and cultivating those ties.