David Geidel was born and raised in Kansas. He was baptized at Zion Lutheran Church in Newton, KS. He went to Concordia University in Seward, NE and graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in Finance. During his time at Concordia, he met John Mehl, attended his Missional Leadership class, and was a finance intern for Mission of Christ. Also during his time at Concordia, he met his wife, Ashley. They have two kids and live in Seward.