Curtis was raised in the Lutheran church: baptized as an infant and confirmed as a teenager. He has been an active participant in PLCC for fourteen years serving in many ministries including the worship team, stewardship team, and prayer team. He believes that his faith grows best when walking, working, and doing life together with others who are intentionally seeking to know God and to show the love of Jesus to the world. He has a BS in Finance and Computer Science from Oregon State University and has worked in a variety of industries designing and implementing business software solutions. He currently is a Technical Solutions Manager at Milliman. Curtis has been married to June for 30 years and has three grown children who were all confirmed at PLCC: Andrew, Emily, and Daniel. Curtis enjoys hiking, running, road cycling, reading, music, and has dabbled with improv comedy.