Nathan Metzinger


Title: Chief Mission Officer

Mission Center: National Headquaters


Nathan joined SPO in January of 2017 as its new Chief Mission Officer. Growing up, he lived in Korea, Japan, Spain, Hawaii, and numerous places within the continental U.S. before attending Texas A&M University where he obtained his Bachelor’s Degree in Biomedical Science. Nathan then moved to the Twin Cities where he served with NET Ministries both as a missionary and as a Team Supervisor. He benefited from SPO formation during this time and was part of an SPO small group. Following NET, Nathan served as the Executive Director of Twin Cities TEC while concurrently earning his Master’s in Catholic Studies from the University of St. Thomas. In 2004, after 8 years in the mission field, Nathan left to pursue a career in Human Resources with particular emphasis on recruiting, training, and organizational development with both Fortune 500 and small privately held companies. Nathan lives in Woodbury Minnesota with his wife, Caroline, and their six children.