Ryan Kearns got his bachelors in Political Science and Philosophy at the University of Nevada Las Vegas. He met his wonderful wife, Crystal, in college and they got married in 2004. Shortly after getting married, they moved to Denver, Colorado where Ryan got his Masters of Divinity with an emphasis in Leadership from Denver Seminary.

In 16 years of pastoring, Ryan has been a part of replanting and revitalizing churches along with directing leadership development and community groups at a large multi-site church. Prior to moving to Texas, Ryan planted a church in Seattle.

Since 2016, he has served as the Executive Pastor of Stonegate Church and oversees people development, ministries, and operations. He continues to coach and consult church planters on ministry strategy and church operations. When not at church, Ryan loves to go for a run and be outdoors, and he and Crystal love to travel with their three kids.