Sandi Patty is one of the most highly acclaimed performers of our time with five Grammy® awards, four Billboard Music Awards, three platinum records, five gold records, eleven million units sold, and is the most awarded female vocalist in contemporary Christian music history with 40 Dove Awards. In addition to her prolific musical career, Sandi is also the author of seven books including Broken on the Back Row, Life in the Blender, and Edge of the Divine.

Don Peslis has helped young people build strong minds and bodies for nearly three decades. After receiving his B.A. from Anderson University and a M.Ed. degree in Teaching and Learning with a specialization in Character Education from the University of San Diego, he has worked with community outreach programs and character education around the country. Don currently serves as the Associate Pastor of Ministries at Crossings Community Church in Oklahoma City. 

Don and Sandi have eight children and reside in Oklahoma City, OK.