Who We Are

                           MINISTRY TEAM




Mike earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Marketing from Kansas State University in 1974 and then worked for The Boeing Company for 33 years. While at Boeing earned a Masters of Business Administration from Baker University in 2000. He took early retirement from Boeing in 2008 and took a position with World Impact as Director of Deer Creek Christian Camp. Mike and his wife Mary (who is a Registered Nurse) served for 3 years at Deer Creek before moving to Denver to begin TUMI of Denver of which Mike is the site coordinator.

Mike has also taught TUMI in India on numerous trips there and has been instrumental in starting three TUMI sites in India. He has also traveled to South Africa and the Democratic Republic of the Congo to teach TUMI and assist them in establishing TUMI sites there. In Denver, Mary has served at a mobile medical clinic for the homeless and ministered at Denver Women’s Correctional Facility where Mike assisted Prison Fellowship in starting a TUMI site. She is currently teaching a TUMI class hoping to complete all 16 modules in two years. Mike will also be training future TUMI mentors as additional sites are started in Colorado. He earned his Capstone Curriculum Certificate of Christian Leadership Studies in 2016. He is currently a TUMI Field Representative and site coordinator of the TUMI of Denver satellite. denvertumi@gmail.com/316-200-0007.





Kris Briggs is a Ordained Chaplain who has spent over a decade working with inmates in and out of prison bringing hope and encouragement to the wounded souls that God puts in her path. She is the Site Coordinator–in partnership with Prison Fellowship–for both a men’s and women’s prison in the Denver Metro Area. She oversees the programs and mentors at both facilities and coordinates with the prison staff, Prison Fellowship leadership, and TUMI leadership. Sophie is a regular at the office as well! denvertumi.kris@gmail.com/303-956-7898





David Atkins is an ordained pastor and has been an active member of the urban church setting for years bringing men and women to Jesus who are homeless or on the edge.  His life experience makes him capable of being all things to all people.  Dave is the Site Coordinator for the TUMI of Aurora satellite. He also leads the Thursday morning TUMI class in Denver.  denvertumi.dave@gmail.com/720-327-2804