Derrick and Kaley both graduated college from Indiana University where they restarted the Impact Movement. After graduating they both joined the staff of Campus Crusade for two years. They then moved to Memphis for Derrick to attend Mid-America Baptist Theological Seminary to receive a Masters in Divinity and join a pastoral residency. After completing school and the residency, they moved to Chicago to plant a gospel centered multiethnic church.

Derrick is the lead pastor of Renewal Church as well as the President of an organization called The Chicago Partnership.

Kaley is a personal trainer and a physical education teacher.

Derrick and Kaley have been married for 14 years and have been pouring into others since the beginning. They have 5 amazing kids: Ramiyah 12, Elyana 9, Isabelle 7, Nalah 5, and DJ 3.