Dr. Tucker graduated from Harding University in Searcy, Arkansas, with a B.S. degree. He earned his medical degree from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in 1981. He is board certified by the American Board of Family Medicine, is a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians and is a Fellow there. He is also a member of the Arkansas Academy of Family Practice and the Pulaski County Medical Society.

Dr. Tucker is married and is the father of two sons and a daughter. His hobbies are athletics, music, reading and outdoor activities.

He is a member of St. Andrews Anglican Church in Little Rock.