Thursday, July 31, 2014 11:26

The EXCEL team brings you wisdom from experts in the Church, Christian schools, and business

Gary Hoag Gary Hoag

Senior Executive Consultant

Gary Hoag

Gary Hoag is a passionate follower of Jesus Christ!  He has been encouraging Christian generosity for more than 20 years serving in leadership positions at Denver Seminary, Colorado Christian University and Biola University.  At Denver Seminary, Gary led a $17-million capital campaign that enabled the school to build a new campus in three years with cash.

Gary grew up in a home where generosity was a way of life.  He earned a B.A. in business from Cedarville University, received his M.Div. from Talbot School of Theology, and was ordained with the Evangelical Free Church at St. Jude's Anglican Cathedral in Canada.

Gary is the founder of Generosity Monk, and he has dedicated his life to encouraging Christian generosity by providing spiritual and strategic counsel.  He is a Certified Stewardship Professional (CSP) and teaches classes for the Engstrom Institute of the Christian Leadership Alliance.  He contributed a chapter to Revolution in Generosity and served as a content reviewer for the NIV Stewardship Study Bible.  Gary is currently working on a Ph.D. in New Testament at Trinity College in Bristol, UK.  His paper will focus on "The Rich and their Relationship to Riches" based on studies in 1 Timothy.

Gary resides in Colorado with his wife Jenni and their two children.