Paul Bates is the Youth Minister at Saint Andrew Catholic Church in Clemson SC. Initially from the Washington DC Metropolitan area, He attended College at Marymount University, before becoming a Police Officer. Paul worked in Law Enforcement for 6 years, before being called to ministry. He is currently working on a Masters Degree in Theology from Saint Joseph's College of Maine. Most importantly, Paul is a Husband, a Father, and a follower of Jesus.