Ted grew up in the inner-city of Baltimore, MD. Since giving his life to Christian service nearly three decades ago, he has served as a missionary to the Philippines, youth minister, conference speaker, pastor, church planter, mentor, coach, and currently serves as the director of World Impact Dallas, an inner-city missions organization.
Ted also serves as an adjunct professor of Bible and Preaching at Dallas Christian College and is an instructor at The Urban Ministry Institute (TUMI) of Dallas coaching, mentoring, and training leaders for urban ministry.
In addition to leading ministries, Ted had a successful career in information technology serving as the IT Division Manager for a Dallas based fortune 500 company among other roles in corporate settings. Ted has a BA in Ministry and Leadership from Dallas Christian College and a MA in New Testament and Preaching from Johnson University. Ted and his wife live in Dallas, TX. They have three adult children and eight grandchildren. And yes, he knows he does not look old enough to have eight grandchildren.