Since feeling called to youth ministry at the age of 16, Jeff has served in youth ministry and worship roles with churches and camps in California, Arizona, Texas and Florida. He joined the staff of TFC in 2012, and oversees the youth ministry as well as our family ministry team (birth – 12th grade).
Born and raised in Phoenix, Jeff graduated from Arizona State University before moving to Dallas to earn his Master of Arts in Christian Education from Dallas Theological Seminary. He has been married to Faith since 2013, and they welcomed their miracle baby boy, Deacon, in June of 2019. In addition to his TFC staff position, Jeff is the Dallas/Ft. Worth Area Coordinator for the National Network of Youth Ministries, a blogger for Youth Specialties and Ministry Jobs, and the host of the Youth Ministry Maverick podcast.