With nearly 25 years of ministry experience including missionary, church planter, and senior pastor, Traver combines his love for the Word and the Church with the reality of life. Traver holds two earned doctorates—a DMin in Spiritual Formation from Haggard Graduate School of Theology (Azusa Pacific University) and a PhD in Intercultural Studies (Missions) from Fuller Theological Seminary. Traver’s primary interests include discipleship, church systems, and biblical interpretation. Alongside his involvement with planting and sustaining missional churches, Traver serves as an affiliate professor at Fuller Theological Seminary. Traver lives in Roseville, CA with his wife, Aimee, and has two sons, Keith and Keagan.