Tony is a Texas native living in Seattle, WA, with his wife, Tricia, and four kiddos. Tony is a cradle Catholic who is most at home talking about life, faith, and things that really matter over a cup of coffee, beer, or board game. Tony had a transformative encounter in a community of love and grace at a young age that set him on a path towards professional ministry. He currently serves as a lay minister in the Catholic Church, where he works as an evangelist, speaker, and trainer at his home parish and with parishes and communities around the globe. He has a beard thus he is the founder of Catholic Balm Co.! Tony can be heard on The Threshold Podcast as well as The Bearded Virtues Podcast.