Mike grew up in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. After his high-school graduation, he attended the University of North Carolina where he received a B.A degree in Psychology in 1980. He worked for several years as a Probation Officer for the State of North Carolina before enrolling in Union Theological Seminary to study for the Ministry.
Bo grew up in Hope Mills, North Carolina where he attended Hope Mills Presbyterian Church. He married his High school sweetheart Shari. An Air Force veteran, Bo served for 24 years, finally settling in Summerville. Bo began attending SPC in 2003 and started his youth ministry as a Middle school Sunday school teacher and youth advisor in 2005.