Nathan is from Maine and has 9 siblings, one of which is his twin brother, Philip. He went to bible school at the New Brunswick Bible Institute and later studied at New England Baptist Bible College in Portland, Maine. He finished his undergraduate at Washington Bible College and has a Master of Divinity from Capital Bible Seminary. Nathan was recruited by Pastor Jeff Thornley to serve at the Waldorf GBC between 1993 and 1997. He was also the executive director of TMSM from 1994-2006 and oversaw 21 international missions projects that built church buildings in partnership with GBIM (currently Encompass). This allowed him to successfully reach and engage communities in Argentina, Uruguay, Mexico, Brazil and Cambodia. Nathan started the Grace Brethren initiative to plant churches in Canada, and has been leading the movement since 1997. He lives in Mississauga, Ontario, right next to Toronto with his wife Jennifer and two boys, Isaiah and Micah. Nathan has a very strong passion to help people learn about Jesus and a strong desire to expand God’s Kingdom through teaching. He excels in leadership, vision, strategic planning, teaching and mentoring leaders.