Nathan and Gisel met while studying at Emmaus Bible College in Dubuque, IA, and were married in August of 2013. Nathan was born in Nashville, TN and grew up at Horton Haven both as a camper and a staff member. Gisel was born and raised in Veracruz, Mexico; she has also served on summer staff at Horton Haven in the past. They currently reside in Dubuque where Nathan works full time on staff at Emmaus Bible College and Gisel works in the childcare facility of a local hospital; she is currently pursuing her Iowa teaching license. Nathan and Gisel are active members of Asbury Community Chapel in Dubuque with their two children Mia and Evie. They enjoy taking walks with their dog, Gus, and visiting their 5 nieces and nephews whenever they can.