Keith Marriner grew up in Virginia before moving to North Carolina during his teenage years. He serves as executive editor of One Accord Resources and as an adjunct professor in the School of Christian Ministries at Emmanuel College. He received a B.A. in Christian ministries from Emmanuel College and an M.Div., a Th.M., and an Ed.D. in Christian Education from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary. Keith resides in northeast Georgia with his wife and their two daughters.