Craig is the founder and executive director of Nehemiah International Ministry, and has been involved with missions since 1996 when he went on his first mission trip to Colombia, South America. Since that time, he has been fortunate to lead or participate in trips to Brazil, Peru, Mexico, Kenya, Zimbabwe, South Africa, Russia, Australia, Ethiopia, Colombia, Senegal, and Mozambique. Along with International travel Craig speaks at churches and conferences in the United States.
Craig has a Bachelor’s Degree from Ozark Christian College and is an ordained minister (non-denominational). He began working in ministry in 1978 and has served as youth pastor, associate pastor, and senior pastor. He started his own construction and remodeling business in 1991, and after completing the remodel of Harrison House Publishers’ warehouse facility, he was asked to join their company as facilities manager. He later became their director of training and development and had the opportunity to write and implement training programs for all levels of administrative and sales personnel.
In 2002, Craig and Pam were called to move to Concord, NC, where Craig served as Executive Pastor of Crossroads Church for nine years before founding Nehemiah International Ministry in 2011.
Craig is involved in the local community through serving on the board of the Concord House of Prayer. He also serves on the boards of Set Free Ministries, (Paul and Barb Malinich’s ministry), and of Deeper Waters, (Bob Hartley’s ministry).
Craig and Pam have been married since 1979 and have two sons.