Gary W. Kidwell


Gary W. Kidwell has been with the Foundation since 1998, first serving as a zone vice president and senior vice president before being named president in 2003. He is a graduate of Campbellsville College and received his Master of Divinity from Lexington Theological Seminary.

Gary is a Chartered Financial Consultant, Certified Fundraising Executive, and a member of the Association of Fundraising Professionals. He holds a certificate in nonprofit management from Harvard Business School.

Prior to joining the Foundation, Gary assisted congregations of the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) with their building and financing needs as a vice president with Church Extension. Earlier in his ministry, Gary served as a new church planter and pastor.

Gary and his wife, Judy, are members of Geist Christian Church in Indianapolis and are the parents of two adult children.

Gary can be reached at or at (800) 668-8016.