Since 1992, Dr. Jimmy Dorrell has been executive director of Mission Waco, a Christian-based non-profit organization that ministers to the poor and unchurched. He also serves as pastor of Waco's Church Under the Bridge. He has earned degrees from Eastern Baptist Theological Seminary, Baylor University, and Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, and serves on the boards of several community based organizations and the national board of Christian Community Development Association. Dr. Dorrell has served on the Baylor University Family Ministry Advisory Board and the McLennan Community College Continuing Education Advisory Board. He also teaches civic and community education classes at Baylor, which involve students in local hands-on volunteerism. Dorrell is also the author of two books, Trolls and Truth: 14 Realities About Today's Church That We Don't Want to See and Plunge2Poverty: An Intensive Poverty Simulation and several journal and periodical articles.