Dave Ragsdale, Interim Executive Director
David L. Ragsdale is the Director of Counseling and Team Training and Interim Executive Director for QuietWaters Ministries. He is a Licensed Professional Counselor in the State of Colorado and for the last 30 years he has helped individuals, couples, and families strengthen their lives and relationships. Ragsdale received his MA in Counseling from Denver Seminary. His post-graduate work has included Marriage and Family Therapy certifications with the Menninger School of Psychiatry. He is a member in good standing with associations such as the American Association of Christian Counselors and the International Board of Christian Counselors. Ragsdale has advanced training in treating anxiety, depression and trauma with treatment modalities such as Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing (EMDR). He has extensive experience in treating sexual addiction, marital affair recovery and providing Marriage Intensives to men and women around the country. His life coaching services have been a catalyst for helping people discover their best in the workplace while balancing their careers with other life goals. For the last 20 years he has provided ministry coaching to Christian leaders across the country promoting marriage and family wellness, leadership excellence and organizational effectiveness. His consulting services and training foster sustainable change, culture shifts and redemptive outcomes for the organizations his clients serve.
Stacie Young, Office Manager
Stacie joined the QuietWaters team in 2007. She grew up in Taiwan, where her parents are missionaries through WorldVenture and work at Morrison Academy, an international missionary school. She attended Seattle Pacific University, studying psychology and theology. Prior to joining QuietWaters, Stacie served as an Accounting Assistant at Agros International, a non-profit ministry dedicated to helping to break the cycle of poverty for rural families in Central America and Mexico.
Stacie moved from Colorado to Hillsboro, Oregon in 2016 in order to be closer to family. She and her husband Truman were married on September 4, 2017 and enjoy spending time outdoors in the beautiful northwest. Stacie loves working remotely for QuietWaters Ministries and enjoys frequent trips back to Colorado.