Staff Position: Area Representative
Birthday: December 23
Spouse: Tricia Reinschmidt
Children: Katelyn and Alyssa
Home Town: Arlington Heights, IL
High School: Buffalo Grove
College: Northern Illinois University
Grad School: Berry College and Columbia Theological Seminary
Todd Reinschmidt is a husband and has been married for over 23 years; a father to two amazing daughters and an ordained Presbyterian pastor who has served 2 churches in the past 8 years. He has been a 4th grade and 6th grade teacher, but gave up that vocation in 2003 to serve as a full-time missionary in Juarez, MX with his wife and 2-year-old daughter. He loves all sports (especially Chicago Sports), and has played basketball, tennis, and golf, but his love is for soccer! He is a former soccer player, referee and coach. He has coached a variety of recreation and travel teams as well as JV and Varsity high school for 8 years. Todd knows the joys and challenges of being both a player and a coach. He was greatly impacted by his high school soccer coach, and understands the powerful influence coach have. Todd is now excited to serve on staff with FCA continuing the call God has on his heart to serve the Kingdom of God by loving on and passing on the faith to the next generation; inviting them into a deeply devoted relationship with Jesus Christ.
One Random Fact about yourself: I played Judd in the musical Oklahoma in high school.
Movie: The Shack
TV Show: Fixer Upper & American Ninja Warrior
Musical Artists: Casting Crowns, Mercy Me, Hillsong United
Actor: Tim McGraw
Time of Day: Mid - Late morning - after 2 cups of coffee!
Season: Spring and Fall
Place in the World: Anywhere on a vacation with my wife!
Place to Pray: Walking in the woods
Recreational Activities/Hobbies: Sports, movies, and eating :-)
Scripture: “Be on your guard; stand firm in the faith; be courageous; be strong. Do everything in love.” 1 Corinthians 16: 13-14
Sports Team: Cubs, Bears, Blackhawks, Bulls (I’m from Chicago)
Life Motto: Speak the Truth in Love
Three People I'd Like to Meet: Dead: Dietrich Bonhoeffer - C.S. Lewis; Alive: Ben Zobrist - Mark Hall
My Hero: Jesus