Bart Cook and his wife, Jen, met at East Carolina University where they both served as leaders in InterVarsity. After graduating from ECU and getting married, they moved to Columbia in order for Bart to pursue his theological education at CIU (where he would earn his Masters of Divinity).
Bart began full time ministry at Riverland Hills in 2007. He is passionate about reaching the next generation for Christ and making disciples. He loves teaching through scripture verse-by-verse and engaging students in discussion.
Bart and Jen have two kids, Micah and Piper. Micah would like to a be a ninja when he grows up and Piper would like to be Cinderella.