Brendan very distinctly remembers accepting Christ into his heart at the age of 6. Ever since that young age, he has been called to a life of service. Being involved in church and working various jobs throughout his life, he has gained expertise in many fields.
After graduating from Louisiana Tech University in 2009, Brendan was called to serve as a Peace Officer for the Arlington Police Department. He was also a member of the Honor Guard Unit and served as the VP of the Arlington Police Association as well as on the Board of Directors. Still always very active in his and other churches, he was the Director of Security for Word of Truth Family Church, and was a supervisor, instructor, and Executive Protection Officer at Hairston Global Protective Services,where he trained and consulted churches with congregations of 100 to 50,000 on safety, security, and operations.
Brendan was also involved with the planning and operations of several large conferences forThe Potters Houseof Dallas, TX andT.D. Jakes Ministries.
Brendan brings a vision of growth, order, and expertise to the staff, as well as a heart to serve people.
God called him and his beautiful wife Jaalisa and their 5 children to Crystal, Minnesota, to be a part of SVCC in August 2017.