Jeffery and his family moved to Puyallup in July of 2013 to begin the faith adventure of starting newhope church. High school sweethearts, Jeffery and Joanne been dating for over 30 years and have two sons, Justus and Josiah. They love spending time with family and at the beach in Hawaii (Joanne was born there). Lifelong learner, Jeffery has a Doctorate of Ministry. Thai food is his favorite, and travel, speaking, developing leaders, most sports, shave-ice, and a good movie pour life into Jeffery and his family.