One of Andy’s gifts and passion is to build genuine relationships with people and then encourage them to utilize their talents to build up the body of Christ. As Senior Relationship Officer, Andy continues to deepen CIY’s significant friendships with individuals and churches, as well as pursuing new relationships. This rich bonding of Kingdom workers blesses the individual, the church, and the expansion and growth of CIY! Andy grew up in Lansing, Michigan and is a graduate of Great Lakes Christian College. He also earned a Master’s Degree from Cincinnati Christian Seminary. He and his wife, Marcia, are the proud parents of three grown children – Bryce, Tina and Jeremy, and grandparents to Parker, Sydney, Ella, Avery, and Zachary. Andy & Marcia enjoy attending and serving at Christ’s Church of Oronogo in Oronogo, MO and are active in their Life group. Andy also is honored to serve on the board of The Solomon Foundation. Spending time with family, playing cards with friends, taking daily walks, going on vacations to beaches and mountains as well as rooting for Michigan football are some of their favorite things.