6'6" former professional basketball player and an American gospel, jazz keyboardist producer, bestselling author, recording artist, and songwriter with over 300 songs recorded, earning 15 Stellar Awards, and 21 gold and platinum records in his career to date. Tankard and his wife Jewel donate their time as non-salary senior pastors of Destiny Center Church of Murfreesboro, Tennessee. Tankard is also a motivational speaker for the National Basketball Association D-League and a reality television co-star with the Bravo show, Thicker Than Water. The family show premiered November 10, 2013. Season two premiered on Sunday January 4, 2015. Season three premiered on Sunday March 27, 2016.