Ronnie J. Muro is a lifelong resident of Birmingham, Alabama, where he attends Saint Patrick Catholic Church. He served as coordinator of youth ministry for 10 years there, helping develop one of the most active, dynamic youth ministry programs in the diocese. In 1993, the program was nominated by the National Federation for Catholic Youth Ministry as one of the best youth ministry programs in the United States. Ronnie currently serves as family life director and high school religious education instructor. He has been married to his wife, Debbie, for 30 years. They have two children, Christopher and Natalie.