Ryan Stoops is the Lead Pastor at Deer Flat Church in Caldwell, Idaho. Ryan is a native of St. Louis, Missouri and studied at Missouri Baptist University, from which he earned his undergraduate degree and Master of Business Administration.
Ryan previously served as the Student Ministries Pastor at Crosspoint Church in St. Louis for 10 years where he oversaw childrens ministry, youth ministry and C3MI, a small college that was through Oral Roberts University.
He and his wife, Katy, have been married since 2001. They are the proud parents of two children, Eli and Lilly-Pearl.