Please welcome Derek Crawford and his family. Derek has served churches in Oklahoma and Texas, as well as eight years coaching and teaching in public education. In each location, he has found ways to plug into associational ministry. Education is near and dear to Derek. He is a Miami Wardog, an NEO Norseman, a Southwest Baptist Bearcat, and a JBU Eagle. Additionally, Derek is a graduate of Southwestern Seminary in Fort Worth, Texas. Derek and his wife Charli are blessed with 3 sons: Braiden, Scout, and Sawyer.