Kirk has been the Lead Pastor at New Venture since the summer of 2017. He has been married to Donna for 33 years. They have 3 adult children and one grandson. Kirk is passionate about helping others know Christ more as they grow in discipleship. He loves to communicate God’s transforming truth to others by preaching and teaching. Before entering ministry full-time, he served on the leadership team and was one of the early leaders when New Venture Christian Church was formed in 2008. Kirk is a graduate of Johnson University in Knoxville, TN, where he earned a bachelor’s degree in ministry leadership, with a double major in Bible and Theology.