Byron was born in Seoul, Korea and immigrated to Canada when he was young. He studied Master of Divinity in Intercultural Studies and Global Mission at Tyndale University and Bachelor of Science at McMaster University. Byron previously served at Power to Change as a missionary and Willowdale Baptist Church in Toronto as pastor. As the Candidate Coordinator, he is responsible for recruiting new missionaries, processing the new candidates, and developing partner-raising as well as partnerships. Byron also provides oversight, development, and coaching to different ministry initiatives for the intentional focus of the vision in Greater Toronto Area with Fellowship churches, through international student ministry and the development of Disciple Making Movements.
Byron resides in Toronto, ON with his wife, Hanna, and their three children: Samuel, Kayla, and Nathan. He enjoys exploring different outdoor activities with his children and he loves brewing coffee using different methods.