Describe what you do at Grace.
I lead the GraceLife Fellowship Group and oversee the Orangevale/Folsom Community Group.
What experience, education, and/or work background do you bring with you to Grace?
Minor in Bible at The Master's University
Major in Business Management at The Master's University
MBA in Finance at CSU Sacramento
Certified Financial Planner (CFP) designation
I currently have a financial planning practice in Sacramento as part of Lighthouse Strategic Advisors.
What are you most passionate about when it comes to ministry?
The need for everyone to Minister to One Another. I believe that many people may be hurting in some way and need to rely on one another in discipleship, accountability, and prayer as "iron sharpens iron".
Tell us about your family.
My wife Kelley is a stay at home mom and a home-school teacher. We've been married over a decade. My oldest daughter Mia (8yrs old) is very sweet and tender. She loves to collect things. My next daughter, Jenna (6yrs old), has plenty of gusto and loves to draw. My youngest is my son, J.J. (3yrs old). He loves anything sport related. Thomas the Train and Paw Patrol are also high on his list.
Briefly, describe how you came to know Jesus as your Lord and Savior.
I remember my Sunday school teacher explaining the Gospel to me. Shortly thereafter, when traveling to a doctor's appointment with my mom, she led me to the Lord.
What is one of your favorite smells?
A BBQ on a warm summer evening
What is the best lesson you learned from your parents?
A work ethic
Among your friends or family, what are you famous for?
Sense of humor or competitiveness