Rod grew up in Edmonton and Beth in Olds, Alta. They met and were married in Edmonton in 1991. In 1995, Rod and Beth moved to Saipan where they worked for Far East Broadcasting Company and where their two children were born.
Rod and Beth joined Wycliffe Bible Translators in 2003 after returning from Saipan. Returning to Canada, they still wanted to be involved with missions and were excited about being part of Bible translation.
Rod works in Wycliffe Canada’s Virtual Environments as a network technician in the Calgary office. Working from home, Beth has had a number of roles and currently works in Wycliffe Canada’s finance department.
Their family has grown to include a son-in-law.