Originally from Sherman, Justin married his beautiful wife, Valeta, in 2002 while they were attending Hardin-Simmons University in Abilene, TX. The Tollisons now have 3 adorable daughters, Avery (10), Lexi (8), and Ellie (6). Justin graduated with a B. A. in Bible from Hardin-Simmons University in 2004 and went on to receive his MDiv from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in 2008. Justin also completed his PhD in Christian Heritage from B. H. Carroll Theological Institute. Justin has served in ministry throughout north Texas for 15 years. Prior to coming to Fairview, he spent his first 12 years of ministry working in youth and family ministry and then 3 years as a church planter/senior pastor in north Fort Worth. He loves connecting people with the gospel and seeing true life transformation occur through relational discipleship. In his free time, he loves reading, doing anything outdoors (camping, hunting, etc.), and spending time with his family.