A native of Terrell, Texas, Willie E. Dye, Ph.D. has always had a curiosity and fascination with people and the world around him, showing a great interest in History and Geography since early childhood.
Born on August 29, 1946 in Indianapolis, Indiana, Fredrick W. Boyd, Jr. is the eldest son of the late Fredrick Willis Boyd, Sr. and Jeanetta M. Boyd. He and his brother, James, grew up in Indianapolis, where they attended Tech High School.
Joe Spears realized the value of creation science after attending a seminar in Raleigh, NC. There he found out about the local creation group, the Triangle Association for the Science of Creation (TASC). He began attending TASC meetings, eventually becoming a member of their board, their webmaster, and chairman.