While his large size can make him look intimidating, his true demeanor is anything but that. He is actually a very soft spoken guy who is very compassionate and kind to those around him. He tends to cry or overreact to many minor situations. However DJ wants the best for everyone and values the safety of everyone else more than winning a challenge. He sometimes can be too sensitive and easily frightened. DJ holds his mother to the highest authority, crediting her for making him the way he is and names her as his best quality.