Charlie has a masters degree in marriage and family counseling and was a youth and marriage pastor for over 20 years until he helped start Veritas Christian Study Abroad to involve college students in missions on 4 continents. He has always loved teaching the next generation and is convinced that parents are the most significant spiritual game-changers in a child’s life. Charlie and his wife of 30 years, Crystal, have 4 children Wendy, Zachary, Emily, and Audrey and one son-in-law, Kylon. In January 2017, they welcomed their first grandson, Beckett Atteberry, to the world! Charlie and his family reside in Lakeway, TX.
Rebekah is a former public Middle School History Teacher who just cannot leave teaching and being with children. After being raised in East Texas, she received her BA in Education from Texas A&M University and Masters in Educational Administration from Steven F. Austin State University. She is passionate about children learning the truths in God’s Word, memorizing Scripture, and, above all, knowing that God loves them. She, and her Aggie hubby, Tyler, have two adorable children: Sophia and Jake. Rebekah and her family live in Lakeway, TX.
Lee accepted a call to ministry in high school, went on to attend Hardin Simmons University, and received his Master of Divinity from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. Over the years, Lee has served various churches in various roles for over 15 years prior to joining the CLT team. He and his lovely wife Candace have three awesome kids: Brynn, Beckett and Behr. Lee and his lovely family lives in Dripping Springs, TX.
Micah has a passion for helping the lost, the least and lonely find the hope that Jesus brings. He received his Bachelor’s degree in Business and an Associate’s degree in Recording/Sound Engineering. Micah and his wife Vanessa have been married for nearly 18 years and have two children, Austin and Addison. Micah loves music, music production as well as building up and inspiring musicians to use their gifts as an outlet for God’s glory. The Petrea family reside in the small (not really) town of Buda.
Jeremy has four passions: Jesus, his family, the local church, and fitness. Jeremy met Ashley while at Lee University and has been married for nearly 20 years. They have four boys and a daughter they adopted into their family from Haiti. In addition to great training at Dallas Seminary, he credits his “Papaw” for influencing him the most in his love for people, love for God, work ethic, and leadership style. From leading family ministries in Florida to starting a church in Lake Travis, Jeremy leads through serving the desires and dreams of the community. He and his family reside in Lakeway, TX.