Brad was born and spent his early years in the Dominican Republic where his parents were serving as missionaries. After graduating from Hillsboro High (KS), Brad attended Grace University (NE) where he met his wife, Sally. Brad and Sally served at Echo Ranch Bible Camp in Juneau, AK for 8 years before coming to Hesston MB Church (HMBC). Brad was the Youth Pastor from 2002-2011 before moving into the Lead Pastor role. Brad and Sally have a married daughter, Cassidy (Hoyt), and a son, Carson.