Twenty-five years ago, author Stephen Covey argued that highly effective people (and institutions) "begin with the end in mind.” Search Collin County began in 2014 with the goal of initiating conversations among adults that encourage consideration of and confidence in following Christ, as well as equipping them to do the same with others they know. We seek to build faith through friendship. Join us!
Mel is a native Texan who grew up in the DFW metroplex, graduated from the University of North Texas and also earned degrees from Dallas, Fuller and Phoenix Seminaries. After serving 15 years on the staff of Young Life, he was a pastor at churches in Tulsa, New York City, Austin and Frisco. Mel became the Area Director of Search Collin County in the winter of 2014. He and his wife Scottie have 4 children.