Michael and Amber are the Lead Pastors of Trinity Vineyard Church, located in a suburb northwest of Houston, Texas. Prior to planting this church in 2004, Mike and Amber served at The Vineyard Church in Stafford, Texas as the youth and young adult pastors, and as interns to then senior pastor, Bert Waggoner (who currently serves as National Director to Vineyard Churches in the United States).
Michael and Amber are both graduates of Vineyard Leadership Institute. Michael graduated from Northern Arizona University with a BS in Zoology. Currently, Michael serves as the Church Planting Coordinator for the Southwest region of the Vineyard Churches USA and Amber serves as the Women’s Task Force Coordinator for the Southwest region of the Vineyard Churches USA.
Michael and Amber have been married for 10 years and celebrated a decade together by running in the Houston Marathon in 2010. In 2008, they began the process to foster and adopt children through Child Protective Services and their family has grown. They have 5 amazing children: Eliza, Wyatt, Fintan, Mallory and Silas (face not shown due to state law regarding foster children).