Ryan Foster grew up in Gastonia, where Parkwood was his home church. Ryan was saved and called to ministry as a teenager. He holds both a Bachelors and Masters Degree from Liberty
University. While serving at a church in Hickory, he met his wife, Hannah, and they were married in 2012. In 2014, their family grew with their son Lincoln. The Foster's love being a part of the faith family at Parkwood. Called to be the Kid’s Pastor in January 2015, Ryan’s goal is to partner with families to raise a generation for Christ. As Gastonia locals, you may find him at sandwich shops, the Woodshed, Toys"R"Us and Target.