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!
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.
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.
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.