Sean O’Neal is the founder of and visionary point leader for the Bridges to People organization. Sean is married to Shyrel, and they have two children Sean-Michael and Lauren. Sean and Shyrel have worked in urban and multi-cultural environments since their journey together began in 1988. Sean has traveled throughout the world working among many people groups including African American, Romanian, Hungarian, Bulgarian, Pakistani, East Indian, Latino, Korean, West Indian, American Born Caucasian, Filipino and Haitian. Sean has worked as local church youth pastor, urban missionary, church consultant, conference speaker, local church pastor, church planter (planting 3 churches), life coach, and currently serves in regional church leadership.
Sean earned the Bachelor of Arts degree from LeeUniversity in Intercultural Studies, a Master of Arts degree in Urban Ministry from TrinityEvangelicalDivinitySchool, and the Doctor of Ministry degree in Urban Missions from Westminster Theological Seminary.