Carl is a pastor at Grace Church, leading the Doulos fellowship group. From 1994 to 2014, he pastored two churches in the Los Angeles area. He travels internationally each year supporting leaders and volunteers in various countries. He is certified with the Association of Certified Biblical Counselors (ACBC). Carl is a graduate of The University of Cincinnati and The Master’s Seminary. Carl leads Grace Advance, which provides pastoral leadership for developing churches. At the Master’s Seminary, he is the Dean of Students, Associate Professor of Pastoral Ministries, and Director of Placement. He and his wife, Joanna, have five children.