Rev. Krishnek was born in Bellingham, WA in 1948. Following his graduation from High School in Ogden Utah, he enlisted in the United States Coast Guard and served as an electronics technician from 1966 to 1970.
In 1973 Rev. Krishnek was enrolled in a Horticulture program at Boise State University. It was there that he began his study of the Divine Principle. He has since served in many church leadership roles and is currently the Cheon Il Guk IW for the Western U.S.
Rev. Krishnek graduated from Unification Theological Seminary in 1993 with a Masters in Religious Education.
Larry and his wife Akemi were Blessed in marriage in 1982 and have four children and three grandchildren.