Professional Training & Experience
- Bachelor of Architecture, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS, USA, 1979
- An Architect with various design firms in Colorado, Kansas and Missouri, 1979-1996
- Owner and founder of, No Place like Home architecture & design in Overland Park, KS, 1996-2001
- Serving with EMI USA, 2001- to present, Architect & Project Leader
Rex comes to EMI with 20+ years’ experience, both commercial and residential design. Before Rex's architecture experience, he grew up and worked on the family farm/ranch in central Kansas.
His first mission trip as a believer was to China, in 1988 and has been involved with missions since that impacting first trip. Rex’s first missions' were locally in the Colorado Springs and Kansas City areas with Habitat for Humanity. In 1994 he “volunteered” with EMI, which was life changing experience to Zacapa, Guatemala. He continued on many short term mission trips back to that same project for many for years. Rex joined staff and started deputation with EMI in 1999. He is ordained as a Gospel Worker and has a calling to the nations for Christ.
Rex met Sally while working on a habitat home in the inner city of Kansas City, MO, in 1990. They were married in 1992 and have two adult daughters.
Sara has her BSN and is working in Denver at UC Health, in the ER. Madeline graduated from Kansas State University with a Master in Education and a Bachelors in Speech Pathology. Maddie, is living at home here in the 'Springs' and will be teaching HS English in the fall.
Rex and Sally live in the North Gate area of Colorado Springs.