Jeff grew up in Lubbock, TX, where he committed his life to Jesus at an early age, a sinner saved by grace (1 Tim. 1:15, Eph. 3:14-21, Heidelberg Catechism Q1, John 12:24-26). He is married to high school sweetheart Erica, and they have two kids (Owen and Emily). After studying Greek and Latin at Baylor and Durham (UK), Jeff did graduate work at Princeton, where he discovered Westerly/Stone Hill and began attending in 1999. Having left academia in 2004, Jeff began working at Deloitte, where he leads sales and communications efforts in a national role. At Stone Hill Jeff has done a Greek NT Bible study, 4th-6th grade Sunday School, a small group, men's ministry, and served as elder for youth. Interests include mental well-being, wellness, current affairs, paintings, and art museums.