Ken Kunkel grew up in Flint, Michigan, and entered the U.S. Marine Corps immediately after graduation from high school. After serving in the Marine Corps for nearly eleven years, Ken was honorably discharged in 1997, and currently serves as an Army Reserve Chaplain. Ken graduated from Erskine Theological Seminary (M.Div 2011) and was ordained in the Associate Reformed Presbyterian Church in April of 2012.
Ken’s wife, Laura, was born in Augusta, Georgia, but spent much of her childhood on the Ivory Coast, Africa, where her parents were medical missionaries. Ken and Laura have three children: Alayna, Austin and Aiden.