Paul Hansen graduated from Wheaton College with a BA in Archaeology and Near Eastern Studies and Trinity Evangelical Divinity School with a Master of Divinity degree. He served as the District Director of the Military Ministry of Campus Crusade for Christ in the Washington DC area. He has served as the Director of Evangelism at the Wauconda EFC church, the pastor of Terrace Shores EFC, the Senior Pastor of Burke Community Church and the founding pastor of CrossRoads Community Church. He has two adult children and two grandchildren. He lives in Kyle, TX with his wife Nancy.