Volunteers his services with Epicenter Group in the area of stewardship development. He has helped churches raise $25 million dollars in special appeals, in all sorts of faith communities. His view of stewardship engagement integrates best practices both for people who are bedrocks in a church to young adults and people new to organized religion. Gary has been a pastor, church planter, a director of church development and an executive stewardship consultant across the past 40 years. Contact Gary.

For a season, he directed new church development for The United Methodist Church. He creates excellent things, from stewardship resources, to leadership development books, to oil paintings. Gary is also an award-winning Resident Artist at Arts on Main in Gastonia.. He lives in Gastonia NC with Kim (his wife and partner of 35 years). They have two adult sons, who live in Colorado. Contact Gary.