Shinwook immigrated to the States with his family when he was a teenager. After finishing B.A. in Biblical Study and M. Div at Biola University, he had a privilege to study NT for Th M to serve as a NT professor at theological seminaries in Indonesia. After serving 20 years in Bandung Indonesia, Shinwook and Annie returned to the States in 2019 to be near Annie’s aging parents. They have three adult children: Caris Zeller (married to Jacob), Jonathan, and Bethany. Shinwook is a lifelong fan of the 80’s showtime Lakers.