Brad has been the Pastor at Calvary Chapel Living Hope in downtown Oceanside since 1995. Before going into full-time ministry Brad spent six years earning his master’s degree in Education and Counseling, and then serving 13 years in the public-school system as a teacher, administrator, and counselor. Brad left public education to enter full-time ministry in 1991 as an assistant pastor. He later served 6 years as the director of Calvary Chapel Bible College. He has been married to his wife Diane for 40 years and has two children, Beth (Oceanside) and Brandon (England), and six grandchildren.