Tom Drinkwater joined the staff team in August 2014. He was raised in Victoria and attended Saanich Baptist Church with his family. He graduated from Taylor University and Bible College in 2006, and over the past 12 years, he has grown as a leader through various church-related ministries and missions. Currently, Tom is working on a Master’s degree through the Immerse Program at Northwest Seminary. Tom is a very charismatic and outgoing person who attributes his joy to the love he has for his Savior and the good news of the Gospel message. He brings his kid-friendly nature, enthusiasm, and drive into his new role as Children’s Director, where he hopes to see young hearts forever changed and empowered by the love of Jesus. In his spare time he has a passion for international missions, art, strategy games, socializing, greasy food and theme parks, especially the BIGGEST and TALLEST scary roller-coasters!