BGCE Leadership



Contact Administrative Office | Colleen Cooper


Ed StetzerDr. Ed Stetzer
The Billy Graham Distinguished Chair of Church, Mission, and Evangelism
Executive Director, BGCE




John RichardsJohn Richards 
Managing Director, BGCE


Contact Communications Office | Laurie Nichols

Social Media Assistant | Sarah McKillop

Laurie NicholsLaurie Fortunak Nichols
Director, Communications
Managing Editor, Evangelical Missions Quarterly (EMQ) 






BGCE Ministries 

Contact Ministries Office | Jean Kliebhan

Jerry RootDr. Jerry Root
Director, Evangelism Initiative





Karen SwansonDr. Karen Swanson
Director, Institute for Prison Ministries

Contact Prison Ministries Office | Sarah McKillop 

Contact Correctional Ministries & Chaplains Association | Laurel Larson



Academic Programs & Missional Initiatives

Contact Academics Office | Christina Walker

Rick RichardsonDr. Rick Richardson
Director, Evangelizing Churches Initiative and Academic Programs 
Read Rick's Testimony >

Contact the Church Evangelism Initiative | Kerilee Van Schooten

Contact the Research Office | Michael Hakmin Lee

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