John has been married to his wife, Missy, for 21 years. They have three daughters – twins Savannah and Mackenzie (age 18) and Madeline (age 13). The family lives in Shelbyville. John has more than a decade of ministry involvement in the local church including part-time service as Youth Minister for 2 different congregations and full-time service as Recreation and Involvement Minister at First Baptist, Shelbyville. He has been in his current Youth Ministry position since 2010. Additionally, John works as a Coordinator for the Family Foundation of Kentucky. In that role he meets with Pastors around the state, arranges speaking engagements, and organizes events to promote the work of the Foundation. John received his education at Jefferson Community College, Eastern Kentucky University, and Louisville Bible College.