Experience

Our hope is that through my experiences over the past 31 years as a follower of Jesus and my 14 years as a Pastor, Chaplain, and Life Coach we are able to help you become a better version of you.

The following are a few experiences that we are honored to say God has allowed us to experience on our journey.

  • over 14 years as a local church pastor serving in churches from 100 to 28,000 in attendance.
  • served as the Range Chaplain for Okeechobee Shooting Sports in Florida (2008-2009)
  • Eagle Scout
  • host of First Impressions / Assimilation  www.streettotheseat.com
  • Masters of Arts in Christian Education from  Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Fort Worth, Texas (1998)
  • Bachelor of Science in Forestry from  Stephen F. Austin State University, Nacogdoches, Texas (1992)
  • awarded the “Outstanding Young Religious Education Leader” in 2002 by the Baptist Association of Christian Educators.
  • on faculty at Rockbridge Seminary – fully online seminary focused on the purposes of scripture www.rockbridgeseminary.org – teaching on Fellowship and Evangelism.
  • served from 2005-2007 as the Membership Pastor at Saddleback Church in Lake Forest, CA for Pastor Rick Warren
  • church planter
  • served as Spiritual Growth Pastor, Pastor of Adult Ministries, Minister of Education, Young Married Adults, and Small Groups in several churches
  • overseeing 1st impressions and weekend logistics from 100 – 25,000 plus
  • assisting the transition of churches to small groups and purpose-driven
  • development and implementation of assimilation strategies
  • transitioning of church structures
  • evaluating systems and structures of the local church for health/growth
  • implementation of C.L.A.S.S. (Christian Life and Service Seminars) into church structures
  • teaching national and international conferences
  • working with denominations and associations
  • life coaching and consulting with individuals churches around the world