Trea joined the board of MAC after getting to know the Taylor family at Restoration Church where he serves as Pastor. Trea and his wife, Cayla, have three daughters, Rilynne, Raegan and Reece. Trea and Cayla met in Raleigh-Durham while Trea was attending SEBTS and serving as a local College and Singles Pastor. He previously served as a Collegiate Sports Chaplain at Valdosta State University where he started the VSU Fellowship of Christian Athletes. Prior to his role with VSU FCA, Trea also served college students at The University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill. The Brinson family moved back to North Carolina in 2012 to become a Church Planting Resident with the Summit Network.