Chris McMillan spent 27 years pastoring churches in North Carolina, Maryland, and Virginia. Currently he serves in his dream job of serving and encouraging the global church as Vice-President of development at International Training and Equipping Ministries (ITEM), an organization committed to providing non-formal theological and leadership training to majority world pastors. His passion for missions has taken him to 22 countries, where he has trained pastors and led missions trips. He has earned a Master of Arts Degree in Theological Studies from Liberty University and a Doctor of Educational Ministry from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. Chris is married to his best friend Allison for almost 30 years, and together they have a daughter Carissa on the cusp of adulthood and a son Nathan who resides in heaven. The McMillan’s make their home in Gloucester Point, VA.