Meet Our Staff
Ryan grew up in rural Arkansas, where he gained a love for the outdoors. He accepted Christ at age 19 and entered into ministry shortly after that. He and his wife, Lucy, have five children. Ryan earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Religious Studies from the University of Central Arkansas and a Master of Arts in Christian Education from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary.
Jared grew up on the lake in Hartwell, Georgia. He became a Christian when he was 8 after hearing the gospel presented in a new way by a traveling evangelist. He felt a call to ministry when he was in high school and discovered that camp ministry was where God was leading him. He and his wife, Megan, are high school sweethearts who have been married since May of 2011. They have two daughters, Evie Jane and Emery Rose, and one son, Graham Haywood! Jared has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Christian Studies from Truett-McConnell College and a Master of Arts in Christian Education from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary.