Doug has grown up at Lifespring, being baptized here at the age of 12. He and his wife, Heidi, were married at Lifespring in 1999. They and their two children were sent by Lifespring as missionaries to Cambodia from 2002–2011. Since returning in 2012, Doug has enjoyed serving as a LifeGroup leader, Sunday school senior high teacher, global outreach team member, and worship band participant. Doug works as a family doctor at UC, with an emphasis on underserved and global health.