Born and raised in Central Texas, Steven is thrilled to call Austin home. He and his San Diego-born wife, Hayley, met in college at the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor and have been married since May 2010. Their son, Amos, was born in February 2018. After graduating from UMHB with a degree in Biblical Studies, Steven completed his Master of Arts in Theological Studies from George W. Truett Theological Seminary at Baylor University. Steven has a deep passion for the local church and loves to see young adults fully committed to Jesus. He loves the Texas Rangers, Baylor Bears, Dr. Pepper, and books.
Gary is a redeemed soul trying to stay on track. He is an only child who was born in Kansas, raised in Alabama, and has lived in Tennessee, Oklahoma, Texas, and Florence, Italy. He graduated from the University of Alabama (Roll Tide!) with a BS in Finance and an MBA degree. He also graduated with honors from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School with a Masters of Divinity degree. He has been on the staff of Cru for over 30 years. He is married to an amazing woman named Carrie. They now live in Austin, Texas and serve with Cru, trusting God for the cities of the U.S. and the world–especially the Millennial generation.