Ross grew up in a loving home with his parents and three sisters in Calgary. He attended St. Vladimir's Ukrainian Greek Orthodox church as a child. Ross married his wife Becky in 1991 after graduating as a Chemical Engineer. While working in New Jersey in 1998, Ross' life changed as he developed a personal relationship with Jesus. Ross and Becky joined RockPointe in 2004 and were soon baptized at Bearspaw. They now attend Bowridge on Sunday mornings. Ross has worked in the oil industry for over 35 years and enjoys hiking, skiing, hockey, tennis, and riding his bike. Ross and Becky have a son and a daughter.