John Finney is a graduate of the University of Kentucky (B.M., M.M. in piano performance) and of the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary (D.M.A. in composition). He is currently Director of Worship at Grace Church in West Hartford, CT. He and his wife Jennifer maintain a piano studio in Windsor, CT where they live with their three children, Jillian, Julia, and Jaclynn, and their dog, Gromit.