Cameron S. Sillars was born in Chicago, Illinois and became an ardent Chicago Cubs and Black Hawks fan. Nine years later, his family moved to New York, and eventually on to Darien, Connecticut where he spent his youth. He spent some time in Maine attending prep school after high school and then on to Furman University in Greeneville, South Carolina. Soon after he moved to Jackson, Mississippi, then joined the Navy and was stationed in San Diego, California.
In 1992, Cameron received Jesus Christ as his personal Savior at a Greg Laurie Crusade. In December of 1996, he and his wife, Theresa moved to Vancouver. Nine months later, in September of 1997, he began working at Crossroads and has been here serving the Lord ever since.