Donnie worked in the banking industry for 10 years before going into vocational ministry. He then discipled students at Georgia Tech for 17 years. He currently serves with The Navigator Church Ministries. He is passionate about one-on-one discipleship with the goal of raising up leaders for the next generation. He continues to disciple young men in addition to his role of coaching pastors.
Valerie served in High School ministry for 7 years before marrying Donnie and joining him in ministry at Georgia Tech. She has a heart for discipling young women and especially enjoys partnering with Donnie in providing pre-marital counseling for couples. They love being the parents of their three children, Brittni (17), Brianna (15), Brock (12).