Doug Jackett was born and raised in Chanute, KS. He attended Chanute Public Schools throughout elementary, middle school, and graduated from Chanute High School in 1990. After graduation, he attended Mid America Nazarene College and later graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Physical Education. He earned an additional teaching degree from Pittsburg State University and has taught in the Special Education field for 22 years. He married Beth in 1994 and they have been blessed with 3 beautiful children (Kelsi 19, Rachel 16, and Bryan 13). Doug enjoys hunting, fishing, camping, sports, and spending time with his family. He has been a follower of Christ since the age of 12 and gives credit to his parents, grandma, and youth leaders for teaching him the importance of having Jesus in his life. It is his desire to see God’s Kingdom continue to grow and be available to disciple others so they can enjoy the same experience.