Ryan and his wife Jessica have been married for over 18 years and have 6 kids. He loves to travel, read, eat great food, and drink great coffee. Ryan has an undergraduate degree in Sociology and a Masters in Marriage and Family Counseling. He has been ministering to students and families for almost two decades and is passionate about connecting the hearts of teens to other spiritually alive adults.
Kyle Marcus - River Trails Student Ministry Associate
Kyle is married to his wonderful wife Katie. He graduated with a Bachelors in Communication from Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi, and has his Masters of Arts in Christian Education with a Concentration in Student Ministry from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. Kyle is an avid sports fan with Baylor, the Dallas Mavericks, and Dallas Cowboys being his favorites. Kyle's favorite verse is Psalm 63:3 which is "Because your love is better than life, my lips will praise you". His goal in ministry is to encourage students to develop their own personal faith and desire to walk with and serve Christ in all that they do.
Ronda Allison - Student Ministry Assisstant
Ronda has worked for the church as the Adults/River Trails/Students Ministry Assistant since August of 2014. She was born and raised in Tarrant County, and graduated from Haltom High School. Ronda then earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Criminology from the University of Texas at Arlington where she would meet her husband of over 20 years. Ronda is a very loving mother and wife who desires to do what it takes to help Student ministry run smoothly!