Lanny has been in education since 1984 where he spent 9 years in public school before becoming a Christian school administrator in 1993. Lanny and his wife Carol have served in Christian education for 26 years. Both of them received degrees from Abilene Christian University and Lanny has a Masters degree in both Education Administration and Christian Practice. Lanny and Carol have two daughters. Haley is married and lives in Searcy, Arkansas and Heather will be married next month and will live in Memphis. Haley is a nurse and Heather is a Social Worker. The Witt family loves to travel and do mission work. The Witts have done mission work in India, Kenya, the Philippines, Mexico and other locations within the United States.