Dilan has served with the Tallgrass Youth since Tallgrass' launch. As of January 2019, Tallgrass is excited to officially hire Dilan for the part-time Youth Pastor position.
Dilan (a Georgia native) and his wife Crystal (a Manhattan, KS townie) married in October 2017 after meeting while serving at a Christian summer camp in Glorieta NM. They both have a heart for teaching young people and helping them grow in their understanding of grace.
By day, Dilan is a full-time student at Manhattan Christian College and works at also works at a bank. Crystal also is working on her Master's degree and works as a teacher. They are both involved in the Eastside LIFE Group.