Stan served in the U.S. Marine Corps and was stationed at Okinawa in 1997 where he first became acquainted with Cadence ministries. He and his family were involved in and served alongside the ministries of multiple Cadence missionaries during their time in Okinawa. Stan has served on the Cadence board since 2021.
Following his retirement from the military in 2000, he worked with NATO and is now employed as a Senior Knowledge Manager in support of the U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command in Fort Eustis, Virginia. He is passionate about reaching out to and ministering to people, offering empathy, counsel, and encouragement. Stan and his wife have three children and one grandchild on the way. They reside in Chesapeake, Virginia.