Founder & CEO
Marc is the founder of elevateHim and the Fully Alive Outreach. He has a passion for leading and connecting God’s sons and daughters to an intimate relationship with their Father through the message of Jesus Christ and the new covenant of grace. His life story as described in the book The Original Sanctuary, is an inspiring message of how God pursues and transforms us through his incredible love and freedom. Combining this message with his engaging, transparent and humorous approach has made him an internationally sought-after speaker, teacher, and communicator. Other than spending time with his precious wife Leslie and their two children, he is an avid outdoorsman who loves spending time in the woods and enjoying God’s creation.
Director of Finances
Leslie is happily married to Marc Owings (the founder of ElevateHim Ministries) and has two beautiful children Tucker and Ellie. She has a Bachelors in Social Work from TCU and a Teaching Degree in Special Education. She is responsible for overseeing the finances for the ministry, as well as helps Marc in heart-coaching for individuals. Leslie feels that God has called women to a very powerful position of love, influence
National Coorindator of Communications
Amy plays a unique role on the team as she organizes and minister at Fully Alive events, assist with promotion, communication, and creative materials of the ministry. She had a successful career in the corporate environment before leaving it all behind to follow God’s next path for her. Amy and her husband James have been involved in ministry almost their entire marriage serving as Youth Pastors, Children’s Pastors, Associate Pastors, and Men’s and Women’s Pastors. She has also served on worship teams and was the Executive Director of Creative and Production Ministries. Amy joined the elevateHim family in
Fully Alive Coordinator
Bryan was born and raised in Sunrise Beach, MO. Small town roots have taught Bryan the importance of family and community. Raised Catholic, he was drawn to a relationship to the Lord when he was 18yrs old. Bryan has been in ministry for 17 years starting as an assistant youth pastor as well as serving the past 9 years in various staff leadership roles in the church. He has an amazing wife, Chyane, and two beautiful girls, Alycea and Baylea. Worship and music are a big part of their family and Bryan also enjoys the outdoors and several sports. Bryan has a deep love of people and has never met a stranger. His personality fills up a room and he has recently moved back home to Missouri to expand ElevateHim and bring Fully Alive to the Midwest.
Fully Connected Marriage
Megan is a pursuer of Jesus, a wife, a mom, a friend, and a leader. She has been married for 24 years to her high school sweetheart, Chad. She is the mother of two inspiring adult children: Chandler 23 and Riley Chad 20 and preparing for her greatest promotion to grandma later this year. While she has been in vocational ministry for the last 15 years, her greatest ministry is her family. She lives for family dinners at the table, long walks at the park with Chad, parties for no good reason and intentional conversations. She loves to inspire and empower others through written and spoken words to embrace their journey; to find the beauty in the
Board of Directors
In 1995, Phil moved from the business world into ministry at LIFE Outreach International with oversight of LIFE’s world missions projects. In 1999, he became the Director of Development and continued to help enlarge the ministry’s reach through Churches for LIFE, Ambassadors for LIFE, LIFE Planning Services
Greg has been a firefighter for the City of Fort Worth since 1998 and has two terrific boys, Joseph and Aaron. I’ve known Marc since he was 19 years old. In fact, I was there the day he gave his life to the Lord. Our lives have been connected ever since and I feel honored to now serve on the board of ElevateHim Ministries.
Jimmy is a co-owner of a successful Christian marketing and development company in Southlake, Texas. He has been happily married to Kirie for 30 years and they have three sons and one daughter. wisdom while weaving in storytelling and truth. His passion is to help men and women understand their identity in Christ through the gospel of grace.
Jay McCarley is currently an entrepreneur, business owner
Eric is the original visionary and the moving force that God used to convince his brother Marc to start the Fully Alive ministry. He is a successful entrepreneur and has owned multiple businesses. Presently he is the owner of Alpha Tanks and Pumps in the gas industry in South Texas. Eric is happily Married to his wife Michelle. They have two children Ireland and Keaton. His passion is his family, outdoors and watching men and women find freedom and grace.
Mason Corbin is a 30yr. experienced steel fabricator/steel erector & construction consultant and is now in his 5th year of ownership and managing RAMOC Building Systems, LLC in Weatherford, TX. Mason is joyfully married to the love of his life Ashley, and they have one daughter, Rhylan. He also has 2 older sons, Preston & Taylor. He and his wife are on the Missions Board at their local church and he is highly involved in the Men’Ministries. Mason loves spending time with his family and enjoys outdoor activities. While Mason’s life/heart altering event was in January of 2011, he now
Fully Alive Advisory Team
Jason has been involved with
Lance May has been in ministry for over thirty years now and is currently the Pastor of Care at Meadowbrook Church in Ocala, Florida. Lance has had the opportunity to work with numerous great churches and ministries
Scott McIntosh is the founding pastor of City Pointe Church in Plant City, Florida. He accepted the call to ministry when he was twenty years
David Oates is the Pastor at SeaGlass Church in Apollo Beach, FL. He has served as a Pastor for over 20 years in both California and Florida. He attended Liberty University and received both a B.S. in Communication as well as his