Since 1972, Ed has served the deaf in a number of meaningful ways. From the classroom to the church pulpit, he has ministered to the specific needs of deaf students, leaders and congregations. Ed has served as faculty at Central Bible College, Springfield, MO; Christ For the Nations Institute, Dallas, TX; North Central University, Minneapolis, MN; and Valley Forge Christian College, Phoenixville, PA. In addition to his faculty appointments, Ed has pastored deaf and hearing churches in Kansas, Texas, Colorado and Minnesota. In his current missions appointment, Ed has established deaf leadership training centers in Baton Rouge, LA, Chicago, IL, Springfield, MO, Kansas City, MO, and Burlington, VT, and conducts Paraclete Workshops for deaf pastors. Ed has served on the international missions field in Jamaica, Bangladesh, Northern Mariana Islands (Guam, Saipan, Tinian and Rota) and Canada.