Dwayne was born and raised in the state of Georgia. He grew up in a pastor’s home and felt called to ministry at an early age. As a teenager Dwayne led his first children’s ministry and has continued to serve kids and their families for over twenty years. Dwayne received his bachelor’s degree from Emmanuel College and his master’s degree from Liberty University. He joined The Ark Church staff in 2011. He enjoys writing and developing curriculum for Ark Kids’ services. Dwayne has been married to his high school sweetheart, Staci, since 1999 and they have two children.