Dean was born in Atlanta, Georgia on July 15, 1961. He grew up in nearby Decatur, attending Mount Carmel Christian Church, where he was baptized into Christ at the age of eight. He earned a bachelor Degree in Church Music in 1983 from Mercer University in Atlanta. While attending college, he accepted his first music ministry position at Rowland Hills Baptist Church in Stone Mountain, GA at the age of nineteen.
Dean went on to serve as music/youth minister at several churches in the metro Atlanta area before coming to Snellville Christian Church in June, 1996. Dean and his lovely wife Debra have six children and two grandchildren.
You can email Dean at email@example.com