The Lantern & Shield has four Founding Officers: Tristian Beard, Corrie Faith Lee, and Joseph T. Lee. Get to know them all here:

Tristian Beard — Chief Marketing Officer

Tristian Beard is a Christian Conservative Activist, author, and co founder of the Lantern & Shield Times. During the 2016 Presidential Election cycle he served as state chairman for NC Teens for Trump, where he was tasked to get teens involved in the Trump campaign’s grassroots movement. He has dedicated his life to helping Millennial Americans discover a personal relationship with Christ.

Corrie Faith Lee — Chief Operating Officer

Corrie is a first year J.D./MPA student at Regent University School of Law. She is also a Cabinet Member at Future Female Leaders and a contributing writer to The College Fix. Corrie previously served as an intern for Senator Ron Rabin of the North Carolina General Assembly where she enjoyed seeing the development and implementation of legislation. She also interned for Network of Enlightened Women where she authored content, assisted in organizing events, and worked with young women to develop and express their political passions. Corrie hopes to work in the field of business law upon graduation.

  Joseph T. Lee — Owner

Joseph Lee is an entrepreneur who owns a “Christ Centered” business as well as he is involved in Marketplace Evangelism & Discipleship. He most recently graduated from Liberty University Rawlings School of Divinity with a Masters in Christian Ministry. His focus was Pastoral Ministries. He will continue to work as a co-vocational pastor/businessman in the corporate world. In previous professions, Joseph was in law enforcement and was almost killed in the line of duty. It was then that he realized that God had spared his life and he was being called into the ministry. Joseph has also been involved in a music ministry and co-produced his solo album called “Shield of Faith” which is offered on iTunes. He also has a diverse background in acting and has appeared in a major motion picture as well as on several television shows on the Discovery Channel. God has changed his life in a way that he is on fire for Christ and shares the Gospel with all who are lost without hope. It is only through his faith in God and Christ that he is pursuing co-vocational ministry in the marketplace. Joseph is the Managing Partner, an Editor, and a Contributor for The Lantern & Shield Times for Faith and other news stories.