Ronnie Lillard aka Reconcile was born and raised in Ft. Myers, Florida, an area where a football scholarship is deemed a one-way ticket to a better life. Later Reconcile was awarded a full football scholarship to Rice University. Here he became heavily involved in campus ministry and met his present mentor, P.T. Ngwolo.
Reconcile, now 24 years old, holds a bachelor of arts in religious studies, philosophy, and sociology from Rice University. He is currently pursuing a masters in Christian counseling. Reconcile is a husband and father. He and his family live in inner city Houston where he and his wife serve the Lord by serving their community and their church (resurrectionhouston.org) mentoring young adults and youth in various low-income areas.