Marty grew up in Arkansas where he graduated from Ouachita Baptist University with a Biblical studies degree. He married Stephanie (Davis) Collier and moved to Texas to attend Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, where he received a Masters of Divinity. Marty and Stephanie have three beautiful children: Anna-Kate, Cole, and Davis. He has served on staff at Rush Creek as the student Pastor from 1998-2001, and as the Co-Pastor from 2005-present. Marty is responsible for leading the Mira-Lagos campus as well as partnering with the Lead Pastor to give overall leadership to The Church on Rush Creek. In his free time, he enjoys playing with his kids, dating his wife, reading, and doing triathlons.