Counseling Pastor


  • Originally from Billings
  • Family has been members of Emmanuel since 1981
  • Has a Bachelor’s Degree in Science / Secondary Education from MSU-B
  • Holds a Master’s Degree in Biblical Counseling from Trinity Theological Seminary in Newburgh, IN
  • Met his wife, Kim, at Emmanuel and they were married in 2005
  • Join our staff in 2016 as Young Adults Pastor; became our Counseling Pastor and launched InStep Counseling Ministry in 2019.
  • Moved back to Billings in 2016 after living in Iowa for 10 years
  • Adopted 4 children in 2015; Evan, Teagan, Alyssa and Brennan
  • Has done mission work in Washington DC, Tacoma, WA and Ecuador
  • Likes music and anything outdoors
  • Likes sports, especially soccer (futbol for the purist)
  • Former school teacher