Chandler attended Mississippi State University where he graduated cum laude with a B.S. degree in biological sciences. After MSU, he began his doctoral training at the University of Mississippi School of Dentistry, where he obtained his Doctorate of Medical Dentistry. Dr. Pleasant is an active member of the American Dental Association, and Mississippi Dental Association. Born and raised in Terry, MS, Chandler now lives in Brandon with his wife, Whitney, his son, Winston, and their dog, Tucker. Dr. Pleasant enjoys hunting, playing golf, and supporting his Bulldogs.