Todd grew up in Huxley, IA and after serving in the U.S. Coast Guard and working as an engineer for over 20 years he received his calling into ministry. Todd graduated from Liberty University with BA in computer science and business, and went on to obtain a Master of Divinity in Theology from Liberty University as well. Todd enjoys salmon fishing, sailing, swimming, reading, and good coffee. His passion and first love is Jesus and seeing people reconciled to God through Jesus Christ. Todd and his wife Christy live on the South Side of Des Moines and have 7 children and 2 grand children. Todd is bi-vocational working full-time as an engineer and part-time as the Recovery Pastor at Radiant Church.