Kurt was raised in Palm Valley, FL. He moved to Gainesville in 2008 to pursue his education at UF, and this was where Jesus radically changed his life. Kurt graduated from UF with a degree in Biology. After finishing his degree, he completed the Greenhouse Internship before coming on staff. Kurt has an innate passion for people and nations, and deeply wants to see the gospel spread locally and internationally. Kurt works at Greenhouse to help oversee and coordinate local outreach with a specific focus in the southwest region of Gainesville. He loves his wife, Kelly, everything outdoors, and recreational ocean life.