Team Bio: Drew Zahn

Drew Zahn, Director of Communications, The FAMiLY LEADER

Drew Zahn grew up in northeastern Iowa, a Mississippi “River Rat” from McGregor. Later he would serve as solo pastor of two Evangelical Free churches in the rural cornfields of northern Iowa and as youth pastor of a Baptist church in central Iowa. His guest preaching has taken him all over the state.

A graduate of Bethel University in St. Paul, Minnesota, Drew has also been an assistant editor with Christianity Today’s Leadership Journal and news editor for WorldNetDaily. He has a passion for the movies, and in addition to covering red-carpet events in Hollywood for WorldNetDaily, his column on examining the worldview of popular films was published at for years.

Drew married a pastor’s daughter in 1992, and together, he and Debi have 16 children and are now officially grandparents!

In his free time – were he to find any – Drew enjoys writing fiction, directing theater productions, sitting peacefully by swiftly running water, and engaging in any sport that enables him to hit, throw, chase after, or watch a ball in play. Except for soccer. Anything but soccer.