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Hi I'm Nathan

I am the father of quintuplets. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I was raised in California as the oldest of seven children. I served a church mission in Northern Italy. After returning home, I married my wife and moved to Texas. We've lived in Austin and now San Antonio for the last five years. I studied Organizational Communication in college and have spent most of my career in corporate training and development as well as organizational change management. My wife and I are the parents of quintuplets...yep, that's five kids born on the same day! While that may sound daunting, we count our blessings and try to make the most of every single day. In addition to devoting time to family and work, I enjoy aviation, model building, and the occasional college football game.

Why I am a Mormon

I was born into a family of Mormon's. Many of my ancestors were Mormon pioneers and I grew up knowing about their experiences. My parents taught us about Jesus Christ and his ministry and about the teachings of other prophets from the Bible and Book of Mormon. I am so grateful to them for their examples and teaching but I'm equally grateful to a loving Heavenly Father who answers prayers and provides experiences to His children throughout their lifetimes. I'm a Mormon because I choose to be; because I feel that this is where God would have me be. I have sought Him in prayer, asked him if the Book of Mormon is true, if this church is true, and if it is led by a prophet. He has answered those prayers affirmatively for which I will be ever grateful.

How I live my faith

A key aspect of our beliefs is service. Jesus served those around him and we try to follow his perfect example. I try to live my faith similarly - seeking opportunities every day to help and uplift others. The church also provides opportunities for us to serve through temporary assignments we refer to as callings. Currently, I spend much of my time working with teenage young men and their adult leaders. I have the opportunity to travel to several different congregations to provide them training, ideas, and encouragement. I enjoy meeting with the youth. They have such a positive outlook, energy, and enthusiasm toward life. I also serve with Boy Scouts of America. Equally important are the personal decisions we make every day. For me, faith is more than just believing something but being willing to take action on those beliefs. I try to do my best to be honest, kind and courteous to others. In short, I try to live my faith every day by doing what I think the Savior would want me to do.