Steve was born and raised in Denver, Colorado. He graduated with an Associate of Practical Theology degree from Christ For The Nations Institute— Dallas, Texas in 1984. He has served full-time with Teen Missions International since the fall of 1984. Steve helped found Teen Missions Video Department, and served as a director and post-production editor on numerous evangelistic film projects in association with Ken Anderson Films. Steve has also served at Overseas Boot Camps for national teens in Brazil, Zimbabwe, Malawi, Tanzania, Jordan, Lebanon, Indonesia and the Philippines. He has served as a leader on 24 summer teams. Currently, Steve works in the Teen Missions Computer department and continues to travel on summer teams with his wife, Gay, and children Timothy and Faith. Along with all of this, Steve has also recently taught the Gospels, Doctrine, Minor Prophets, Major Prophets and Daniel/Revelation.
Pat grew up on a farm in rural northwest Missouri. After graduating high school, she attended Northwest Missouri State University to learn secretarial procedures and received an associates degree. Because of the example of exceptionally godly parents, Pat has always had a desire to serve the Lord and has served in many positions over the years. She began with teaching VBS when she was 14.
After hearing about Teen Missions and learning about the TMI vision and integrity, she felt God calling her to be more directly involved in missions. Since joining staff in the fall of 2013, she has served in the Motorcycle Sunday School department and taught both Analysis of Romans and Biblical Psychology. Pat has three children: Christina, Jason, Emily, as well as 12 grandchildren.