Tim Swingler is a retired Systems Integration Manager and former test engineer for aerospace defense contractor BAE Systems. He graduated York College with a Bachelor of Science degree and is also a Certified Professional Logistician.

He is a devoted husband, father, and grandfather, who loves the Lord and is ever thankful for His Amazing Grace. Tim and his wife Nancy live in Shrewsbury, Pennsylvania, where they have attended Grace Church for 36 years. Together they own and operate The Joy Garden Tea House.