Ryan Johnson – Executive Director

Ryan at Grand CanyonRyan is the co-founder of ONE FAMILY ONE PURPOSE. He is a husband and father of five children. He and his wife Ashley live in West Central IL where he operates his insurance and financial services agency. He describes himself as a “recovering pew sitter” who has fled from a life of self-centeredness.  In his mid 30’s, Ryan decided to respond to the Holy Spirit’s calling, and enrolled in Lincoln Christian University’s Hargrove School of Adult and Graduate Studies where he graduated Summa Cum Laude in 2015, with a degree in Christian Ministry. Ryan’s passion in life is encouraging others to escape from the shackles of stagnant  Christian living. His goal is to motivate, equip, and support others in their search for a deep and meaningful relationship with Jesus Christ. In his free time, Ryan enjoys outdoor activities, including jogging, cycling, off-roading, and camping.