Professor of Urban Ministry, Church Residency and Coaching Coordinator

Brian currently serves as a pastor at Redeemer Fellowship in Kansas City, MO. He leads the preaching team, and also provides leadership to The Residency at Redeemer Fellowship, a two-year residency designed to train high-capacity, deep character, ethnic minority pastors and church planters who will be equipped to serve in the urban context. He has 15 years of urban ministry experience and is passionate about developing leaders to advance the gospel in that context. Brian and his wife, Kelly, have three daughters.


Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (BSBA), Finance

University of Arkansas

Master of Divinity (MDiv)

Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary

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