John Grossmann received his Master of Divinity degree from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School in 1980, and a second Master of Theology degree in Old Testament studies from there in 1981. While at Trinity, he sat under the teaching of such distinguished Bible scholars and theologians as D. A. Carson, Norman Geisler, Gleason Archer, Warren Wiersbe, Walter Kaiser, David Wells and Harold O. J. Brown. He has been the Senior Pastor of Grace Evangelical Church since 1984. He serves as the current leader of the Greater Cincinnati Evangelical Free Church of America ministerial association, and was recently named to the Tenure Board at Trinity International University and the Divinity School. A native of Cincinnati, he graduated from Cincinnati Country Day School in 1973, then attended Miami University as a Philosophy major graduating in 1977. From 1982-1984, he served as Interim Pastor of Covenant First Presbyterian Church, Cincinnati. John and his wife, Mary Pat, reside near the church in Springfield Township and are the proud parents of nine children.