Location: Midland, TX 79707
Jody and his wife Gail are native West Texans, hailing from Seminole and Lamesa. They have been married 30 years and have two grown sons (both are Eagle Scouts, like their father) and an amazing granddaughter!
Jody and Gail have been children and youth Sunday School teachers and small group leaders for high school and college students at Crestview Baptist Church. He is a deacon, was involved in the church’s support group ministry (Life Hurts God Heals and others) and active in the Walk to Emmaus movement as a lay director for Chrysalis (the high school version of the Walk).
A graduate of Texas Tech with a degree in history, Jody has over 27 years experience with youth serving nonprofit organizations in the Panhandle, Permian Basin and West Texas. Currently, he is the development director for Community & Senior Services, a nonprofit providing the Meals on Wheels and other programs. He has recently been a consultant to nonprofit organizations, primarily as a grant writer and assisting with other resource development.
Jody is an avid reader, especially on youth and support group ministry, discipleship and prayer topics. He is on the board of directors of the Texas Tech Parents Association and has served as a contributor to the DevotionalChristian.com website.
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