Mike is the founder and president of Creation Training Initiative. He is an international speaker and teacher on biblical creation, apologetics, and Christian education. He has been involved in creation apologetics for over 35 years. Mike has spoken at NASA, many secular and Christian universities, churches around the world, state homeschool conventions and secular and Christian schools. Prior to being involved in creation ministry Mike was a Captain in the USMC and a nation champion in track and field. Mike’s experience in the education field includes:
-M.S. Mathematics, M.A. Education
-Teacher junior and senior high school
-Adjunct professor Northwest Graduate School of the Ministry
-Instructor at the Institute for Creation Research Graduate School and Answers in Genesis speaker/author
-Director/instructor U.S. Sprint’s worldwide engineer and technical training
-Director/instructor Microsoft’s engineer training
-Developed and taught teacher training and communication skills courses worldwide
He resides in Meridian, ID with his wife Lesley.
Lesley Riddle – Finance Management and Event Management Lesley holds a degree in Music Education and a Masters Degree in Education. She has been involved in creation ministry for over 20 years as an Event Manager for both the Institute for Creation Research and Answers in Genesis. Lesley is a proud mom and grandmom. She currently travels with Mike managing CTI’s events and resource sales.
Raoul Langin – Multimedia and Production
Raoul has a B.S. in broadcast production with a minor in computer arts from Northern Arizona University. He has been designing and developing websites for fifteen years. Raoul has been the webmaster for two different companies. He has also worked with different types of multimedia such as video production and editing, print design for brochures and DVD covers, animations and interactive touch screen kiosks. Raoul has videoed and edited many creation videos and some which have been sold by Answers in Genesis and the Institute for Creation Research. Raoul currently resides in Boise, ID area with his wife Jamie and their four children.