Jon Pingitore was born and raised in Kenosha, WI where he surrendered his life to Christ in 1996. He has worked in the construction industry since he was 16 – also completing a carpenter’s apprenticeship program. He worked for a local industrial contractor for 20 years and is now self-employed. Jon is a graduate of the Christian Discipleship Training Program in St. Louis, MO. He has led the youth, played bass on worship teams, and discipled young men. Jon was appointed as an elder in in the Kenosha congregation in 2013. He and his wife, Deborah, a U.K. native, were married in 2002. They have four children – Chloe, Edan, William, and Tim.