Chris and his wife Sara, have been married 35 years. They have two grown son and two granddaughters. Chris has been involved with Ironman since 2011. Chris enjoys deer hunting but his true passions are fishing and bird hunting (except ducks). Chris also loves outdoors cooking and sharing that skill on Ironman retreats.
Brian and his wife Kim live in central North Carolina. He's a father to three boys and loves spending time in the outdoors fishing and hunting.
Stephen and his wife have one daughter. He was born and raised in central Florida, now resides in Spanish Fort, AL. Stephen enjoys spending time with his girls and enjoying God's creation whether it be in the woods or the water.
Mark and Amanda have been married for 19 years, have 4 children and live in New Market, TN. Mark enjoys spending time in the outdoors with his son, chasing softballs all over the country with his oldest, watching #3 learn to chase a basketball, and enjoying the youngest's zest for life and spending time with Amanda. Whatever time is left is spent trying new foods on the grill, smoker, or dutch oven.
I am the husband of Katy and the father of Delilah, Leo and Allie. I currently live in Port Lavaca, TX where I own and operate a pest control company. I served in the Navy for 20 years but have the more distinct pleasure of serving our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ through this ministry.
Married for 33 years to my wonderful wife. We have two daughters and a son and blessed with four grandchildren.
I'm the husband to Rebekah and the father of 5 sons. Tyler, Kyle, Ryan, Kody, and Kaiden. Some of you may know my story that I share when I'm on retreats. Ironman Outdoors has changed my life and helped me to live through my toughest times.
My name is Chad and I'm a grateful believer in Jesus Christ. I am 31 years old, I have been married to my wife Megan for 8 years and we have one son Uriah. I absolutely love deer hunting and all aspects of it.
Rod Harrison lives in Maryland and is the father of 4 daughters and 1 granddaughter. He loves leading worship at his church, raising beef, riding his Harley or acting in local theater.
Paul and Lori have been married 44 years and call Easley, SC home. He enjoys teaching and sharing God's grace with those he meets through outdoor ministry.
I love serving the Lord and cannot think of a better place to do it than outdoors with Ironman!
My adopted Uncle Lee introduced me to the woods, my God gave me a passion to stay in them and I have never been the same since! Favorite activity: Sharing with others what I’ve learned about the outdoors and relating it back to The Creator Himself!
Luke lives in Swansea, SC with his wife Crissy and their 4 children. Luke enjoys hunting, fishing and the fellowship that comes with being in the outdoors.
Carmen and his wife Mayra live in Charleston, SC. They have 4 blended children. Carmen enjoys serving the Lord with IO in the outdoors!
Married to Rene for 31 years and blessed with 1 daughter and 2 sons. I really just love anything outdoors from hunting, fishing, or just being on a tractor. I love sharing time in the outdoors with friends and family anytime but serving on IO retreats is something that I am very passionate about!
Casey and his wife Julie have 1 daughter, Vanessa, and they live in Andalusia, AL. Casey retired from the US Army in 2023, and enjoys being the Brantley, AL IO property gamekeeper.
Matthew and his wife Mary Anne live in Beaver Dam, KY. Matthew grew up hunting and fishing in Kentucky and enjoys the opportunity that Ironman Outdoors gives him to help men grow in their Christian faith.
Todd has served with Ironman since 2009 and thoroughly enjoys meeting new people, creating new ways to challenge men to rethink who they are, what they stand for and where they want to be in their walk with Christ and is an absolute geek when it comes to bowhunting. Give him a chance and he'll tell you about his heavy arrows, his recent antelope hunt, his first gator or the relationship he has with his best friend (which happens to be his wife)!
Ray and his wife Dana of 36 years have two children, Jessica and Hunter along with four grandchildren: Khloe, Addison, Rawls, and Marylyn. He enjoys his time in the outdoors, especially when it includes his family.
Tony is retired after 31 years with the Dept. of Energy. He and Edith, his wife of 41 years, live in Hodges, SC. He has 3 children and 3 grandchildren that he loves spending time with in the outdoors. He has been volunteered with Ironman for 14 years and it has changed his life.
Patrick, his wife Sheron, and their 4 children live in Blythewood, SC. Patrick enjoys sharing the outdoors with his family and friends and uses the outdoors as a tool for sharing the good news of Christ. Patrick has been the Executive Director of Ironman Outdoors since it was founded in 2007.
Married for 27 yrs, two grown kids (boy and girl). Live in Ohio, born and raised. Seasons here are like nowhere in the world. Love anything outdoors, love traveling and mission work: Mexico, Haiti, Cuba, Tunisia, Morocco, KY, Louisiana and local. Love everything about Ironman and the mission it provides to men all over the U.S.