About Nick Swarthout



Nick grew up in Florida and spent six years in the military after high school. He, later, received his undergrad degree from The Baptist College of Florida and then earned his M.Div. at New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary.

He has served as a youth pastor in Florida and Tennessee, and is now serving as the Chaplain of a Christian private school in East Tennessee while pursuing his PhD in Christian Leadership at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary.

Nick likes to exercise and spend time outdoors with family and friends either cooking on the grill, hiking in the mountains or just goofing off in the front yard with his kids.

He and his wife, Stephanie, have four beautiful children and are currently loving life, serving in the Great Smoky Mountains.