Roger is the pastor of Hope Now Bible Church where he teaches the Bible during the week.
He graduated with High Honors from Moody Bible Institute with a Bachelors degree in Biblical Studies. He attended Riverside Community College, Biola College (University), and he received his certificate in Strategic Planning and Management in Retailing from Babson College.
Roger was a member of the U.S. Coast Guard in the early 70s. In 1980 he began a 24-year career with Berean Christian Stores. In 2000 he served as president of the company and held that position for four years. Entering full time ministry in 2004, he became Executive Director and CEO of Hope Now For Youth until 2018. Today, his ministry efforts include full time pastorate work, teaching, training, and directing the Hope Now Cambodia ministries.
He has traveled to Antarctica, Chile, Peru, Mexico, Canada, New Zealand, South Pacific Islands, Cambodia, Italy, France, Germany, Switzerland, United Kingdom, Greece, Turkey, Jordan and Israel.
In 1975 he married Carol and has two married daughters and eight grandchildren (Six grandsons and two granddaughters).