Byron and his wife, Molly, have been members of the Vineyard Church in Katy since 2007. He currently serves as an Elder, a founding member of the Finance Committee and a youth leader. He has been a licensed pastor in the church since 2011. His focus of study is in theology of work and business and on cross-cultural engagement. It has been his joy to be active in youth ministry since 1993.
Byron received a BS in Chemical Engineering and BA in History from Rice University in 1993. He graduated from Vineyard Leadership Institute, Vineyard USA’s two year seminary program, with a diploma in Ministry and Theology in 2011.
Byron has spent more than 25 years in the Engineering and Construction industry, designing and building chemical plants, refineries and power plants around the world as an Engineering Manager, including living and working in Taiwan and India. Molly and he have three adult children (Katie, Susan and Christopher), and they run a small tree farm and vacation rental business.
Byron has a great love of books, rummaging through small bookstores around the world and matching people up with books they can love and that can help them grow. He loves playing basketball at the local park and being out and gazing in awe at the glories of God’s creation.