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Meet Doug Fields

A dabbler in business & ministry-an expert in neither.

A husband, dad & grandpa. A lover of all three.

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Get to know Doug! 
Welcome!

Meet Doug Fields

... a dabbler in business & ministry... an expert in neither.
... a husband, dad & grandpa... a lover of all three.

Learn more
Get to know Doug! 
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Doug's sweetspot

Co-founder & President

Download Youth Ministry

One of Doug's passions is to equip youth workers to be more effective. Originally he built Simply Youth Ministry (which sold to Group Publishing in 2006) and in 2012 cofounded DownloadYouthMinistry (DYM) with Josh Griffin--which is now one of the largest youth ministry resource sites in the world.

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Pastor of Youth Ministry

Mariners Church

Doug has dedicated 35+ years of his life to following Jesus and sharing the Good News to teenagers, parents and to marriages. In addition to overseeing the Youth Ministry at all the Mariners locations, Doug speaks at a monthly gathering called "Marriage Matters".

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Chairman of the Board

Milele Home

Doug's lifelong passion is to help teenagers and Milele Home rescues, restores and empowers teenagers living homeless on streets in Kenya. Doug is the Chairman of the Board of Milele Home.

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Speaker, Consultant & Resource Provider

Orange

Doug has a long history working with Orange  Founder Reggie Joiner. Orange is a major force in the Family Ministry space and produces a national training event (TheOrangeConference) as well as regional events (OrangeTour) where Doug is one of the primary communicators. In addition, Doug & Cathy published their workbook Intentional Parenting with Orange and he occasionally writes for their outstanding youth curriculum (XP3).

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Director of Content

HomeWord

For over a decade Doug has partnered with his friend, mentor & hero--Dr. Jim Burns in working to create: Strong Marriages, Confident Parents, Empowered Kids & Healthy Leaders... through HomeWord events and resources.

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Director of Strengthening Relationships

Pacific Dental Services

Doug provides marriage and family resources to over 850 locations and 10,000+ employees. Pacific Dental Services (PDS) has been on the Inc. 5000 list of the fastest growing private companies in America for the past 13 years.

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Doug's Partnerships

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