Shawn was born in 1962 in St. Cloud MN and was born again in Lake Placid NY in 2002.  Shawn has a background in athletics and coaching world class athletes. He also was a photographer for several years. He has preached in most major cities and campuses across the United States (also Alaska and Hawaii), Canada, the United Kingdom, Nepal, India, Ghana, and Mexico. Shawn's passion for the lost and burden for souls to be saved is demonstrated by his actions and his words.  Additionally he equips others to tell the world the Gospel.  Generally Shawn will travel to campuses and to churches without his family or will join with churches and individuals to be a witness for Christ Jesus.