Jeff is nationally known as an urban ministry communicator, innovator and leader. He understands the importance of being a balanced communicator by having an inspirational and creative delivery to capture and captivate an audience. His straight-forward, illustrative and in-your-face style of communication has impacted the lives of thousands of students and youth leaders around the world.

Jeff currently serves as the Executive Director of the LIFT Tour and Youth Pastor Summit at Student Leadership University. For the previous 20 years, Jeff served as Pastor of Youth Development at Peace Baptist Church in Decatur, Georgia before transitioning into the role of Executive Pastor at Peace Baptist. Jeff is also the founder of FrontLine Urban Resources. Jeff received his undergraduate eductaion from Morehouse College in Atlanta, Georgia and he is in the process of completing his M.Div. from Indiana Wesleyan University. Jeff enjoys doing life with his wife Quovadis and three boys, Jeffrey, Christopher and Cameron.