Rusty Olps

Rusty grew up in Covington, Louisiana. He received a B.S. in Management from Louisiana Tech University in 2001. Rusty has split his career between the fields of real estate and ministry administration. He moved to Moscow, Idaho in 2005, after a stint in classical school administration, to study theology at Greyfriars’ Hall. He taught at Logos School during this time, and then became the staff deacon for Christ Church in Moscow, Idaho.

He’s had the privilege of leading or assisting ministries serving international students, pregnant teens, ex-convicts, the homeless, and other demographics in need. He is currently a real estate developer and manager and an elder at Valley Covenant Church in Lewiston, ID.

Rusty is married to Melodie Anne, his partner in ministry and the tireless homeschool mom of five sons and one daughter.