- Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) from Concordia University Chicago, River Forest, Ill.
- Master of Divinity (M.Div.) from Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, Mo.
- Domestic missionary for The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod (LCMS) Office of National Mission, Florissant, Mo. (2016–19)
- Executive director at the Lutheran Hope Center of Ferguson, Ferguson, Mo. (2016–19)
- Regional ministry facilitator at Lutheran Hour Ministries, St. Louis, Mo. (2019–20)
Born in Honolulu, Hawaii, but lived most of his life in Ferguson, Mo.
Playing Xbox, watching sports (mostly NFL and NBA), fishing, hiking with family and finding cool playgrounds for his kids
Favorite thing to do in St. Louis:
Visit the Saint Louis Zoo, especially Big Cat Country
“What then shall we say to these things? If God is for us, who can be against us?” (Rom. 8:31 ESV)