Chad grew up in Keystone Heights and the church here. He graduated from K.H. High School, where he met his wife Tara, who teaches at KHHS. They have 2 girls--Lauren, who attends Santa Fe Community College, and Lindsey, a student of KHHS. He has been working with the congregation's youth for the past 12 years.
Chad graduated from the University of Florida with a degree in Mechanical Engineering. He owns & operates Lake Area Water Sports located in Melrose. His hobbies include snowboarding, water sports, dirt biking & UF Gator football. He loves Jesus & His people, enjoys art, but hates getting old. His favorite Bible story is the account of Jesus walking on water.


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Jeff and his wife, Kathy joined us in October of 2018. They were high school sweethearts who met while attending the Mt. Dora Bible School in Central Florida. They've been happily married 40 years and have 5 adult children & 11 grandchildren scattered across the U.S.

Jeff served 30 years in the U.S. Air Force & retired as a Lt. Colonel in 2009. He also worked as a Principal Systems Engineer for Lockheed Martin Corp. before he retired due to disabilities related to his spine, neck, and back.

Since the age of 15, Jeff has served as a Pulpit, Worship, Youth, Family, Small Groups & Involvement Minister, a Deacon, and Counselor. Following his retirement, he attended Harding University in Searcy, Arkansas, graduating with a Master of Christian Ministry degree. He enjoys studying foreign languages, discussing theology & philosophy, singing, watching sports, cinema & television, and fellowshipping with church members.