Originally a rural, small town boy from the Midwest, LD has a love for all things sports, music, movies and useless facts. LD has a passion for bringing glory to God’s name in every task he does, both big and small.

After hearing God’s call out of his corporate banking job he stepped into full time ministry as Five Stones Director of Operations. LD’s role at Five Stones is to oversee budgeting, finances and to assist the staff of the church by bringing glory to God and growing His kingdom. LD has a passion for encouraging others to grow into their full potential both spiritually and professionally.

LD and his wife Melissa have been married since 2004, lived in Charlotte since 2005 and have 4 children: Clare, Elle, Cole and Madison. They are also licensed foster care parents.