|David Hardesty - General Manager/Chief Operating Officer
David has been serving as General Manager and Chief Operating Officer for Andrew Wommack Ministries since April 2003. Prior to this position with the ministry, David served on the Board of Directors of AWM from 1987 until 2003.
David served as a trustee for New Life Church in Colorado Springs, Colorado, from 1987 to 1991. Upon returning to Colorado Springs in 2003 to serve Andrew, he was asked again to serve as a trustee. In 2007, the structure of New Life Church changed under the leadership of their new senior pastor, Brady Boyd, and David was asked to serve as an elder, where he still serves today.
David served in the United States Air force for four years.
David was employed by Sears Roebuck and Company in 1966 while attending college. David worked for Sears for thirty-seven years, serving in the following management positions: nine years as Store General Manager; four years as District Business Manager Appliance and Electronics Division, overseeing twenty-two retail stores in Colorado, Wyoming, and Montana; and three years as National Operations Manager, Appliance and Electronics Division, Sears home office in Chicago, Illinois. David also served in the capacity of Adjunct Faculty Instructor for Sears University, Seattle, Washington, and College Recruiting Specialist Sears Home Office. He retired from Sears in 2003 and returned to Colorado Springs to serve Andrew and Jamie as General Manager of AWM.
David married his college sweetheart Gayle in 1969. They have traveled the world together and will celebrate 43 years of marriage in January of 2012!
“Gayle and I met Andrew and Jamie in 1981 while attending a church in Greely, Colorado. We instantly fell in love with their ministry. As with so many others, it was the first time we had ever heard the true Gospel. In 1985, I was transferred to Colorado Springs to serve as Assistant Store Manager for Sears, and Gayle and I, along with our two sons, would travel forty-five miles to attend Andrew’s Sunday school class. It was life changing for us, and the rest is history! We have never been the same. Gayle and I are extremely blessed to serve this ministry and the great people associated with it! In all my years of management, I have never served with a team as dedicated as this group of individuals. God is blessing us and continues to bless us with this opportunity.”
|Larry Bozeman - Operations Manager
Larry Bozeman has been with Andrew Wommack Ministries since 2006 and is currently the operations manager, where he has served since 2009. Larry earned B.S. degrees in Accounting and in Business Administration from Northwestern State University in Louisiana and spent thirty-two years as an executive in the healthcare industry. During his healthcare career, he held the positions of Hospital Chief Financial Officer, Regional Financial Director, where he had responsibility for the financial performance for fifteen hospitals, and Hospital Chief Executive Officer. During his career, he served has a director on the board of various entities, including a college, bank, and YMCA. In addition, he also served on advisory committees for mayors and other city government officials. In 2005, Larry retired from his position as Chief Executive Officer of Lea Regional Medical Center in Hobbs, New Mexico, and from the healthcare industry. In 2006, he and his wife Donna moved to Colorado to attend Charis Bible College. He and Donna graduated from CBC in 2008, and both now serve God through Andrew Wommack Ministries. Larry and Donna have been married for over thirty-eight years and have a long history of hearing the message of the “True Gospel” of God’s love, as they began listening to Andrew in 1986.
|Stephen Bransford - Media Operations Manager
Stephen attended Bethany Bible College for three years before graduating from Arizona State University with a B.A. in English. For more than thirty-five years, he combined his biblical and literary backgrounds to serve as a professional communicator with Oral Roberts, Billy Graham, Reinhard Bonnke, James Robison, the Assemblies of God, the Boy Scouts of America, and many others. He is an award-winning Christian author, with novels published by Doubleday, Crossway, and Thomas Nelson. In 1999, God led him to Andrew Wommack Ministries, the most fulfilling assignment of his career. He was privileged to launch the first Gospel Truth television broadcast and, in twelve years, has watched it grow to reach a potential audience of 3.2 billion worldwide. He has recently launched the Third-Year Media School at Charis Bible College, training students to regard media as a full-time ministry calling.
|Larry Hodge - Pastoral Relations Director
Larry has served as Andrew Wommack Ministries’ Pastoral Relations Director since graduating from Charis Bible College-Colorado in 2004. He came to school after spending thirty-six years as a civil service employee with the Department of Defense at Tinker Air Force Base in Oklahoma. There he was assigned to the Aircraft Production Directorate as a branch manager over Aircraft Overhaul for the B1 and B52 aircrafts. Both Larry and his wife, Donna, were ordained in 2005. The couple has three adult children and nine grandchildren.
|Gary Luecke - Director of Charis Bible College - Colorado
Gary is the director of Charis Bible College, has a B.A. in Business Administration from Lamar University, and is a 2005 graduate of Charis Bible College-Colorado. Gary was employed by a large automobile finance company until he was called to attend CBC. His desire is to see people pursue God with all their hearts and discover God’s destiny for their lives (Rom. 12:1-2). Gary and his wife, Diane, have five children. Gary also pastors a church that meets in their home.
|Millie Narvaez - Production Manager
Millie has been on staff with Andrew Wommack Ministries since 1987. Her department handles all outgoing mail and shipping. The Production Department mails between 150,000 and 200,000 letters per month. These include all ministry-related correspondence, brochures and meeting announcements as well as newsletters, magazines and other information. The department also prepares all the materials for the Gospel Truth Seminars and Independent Meetings. The majority of what her department produces and ships is CDs and DVDs. Millie estimates shipments totaling roughly 35,000 pieces each month, given CDs, DVDs, books, study guides and various other products currently available. Millie has 2 adult children and six grandchildren.
|Wendell Parr - Director Of World Outreach
Wendell has been in ministry for over three decades. He founded a charismatic church in Texas where he served as senior pastor for eighteen years. In 1994, he moved to Colorado Springs, Colorado, to help start Charis Bible College. He taught there for three years and then moved to England where he successfully planted the first CBC extension school. He then directed Bob Nichols’ Calvary Cathedral Bible School in Fort Worth, Texas, before returning to Colorado where he now serves as the Director of Andrew Wommack Ministries World Outreach. Wendell and his wife, Linda, have two adult children and one granddaughter.
|Damon Peterson - Accounting Manager
Damon is a graduate of Christ for the Nations Institute in Dallas, Texas. He has been employed by Andrew Wommack Ministries since 2002. Damon began serving at AWM in the Phone Center as a volunteer and then transitioned to Accounting in 2003. Since then, he has been given the added responsibility of managing AWM's Human Resource and Data Entry Departments. Damon and his wife, Renee, have three children.
|Stan Priest - Computer Department Manager
Stan joined the Andrew Wommack Ministries staff in 1989. Prior to serving AWM, he was the IT manager for Food for the Hungry in Scottsdale, Arizona, and before that he worked for Digital Equipment Corporation. Stan’s department supports the computers in the AWM offices, maintains the ministry website and blog, and is responsible for the ministries’ information systems. Stan oversees a number of AWM employees, many of whom work off-site, in Texas, North Dakota, Colorado Springs, and Maine. Stan and his wife, Donna, have been married since 1986. He is an avid reader, and he and his wife both enjoy the outdoors and love to hike and bike. They attend New Life Church in Colorado Springs.
|Paul Stewart - Phone Center Manager
Paul began working for Andrew Wommack Ministries shortly after he graduated from Charis Bible College in 2003. He manages the AWM Phone Center and Helpline where he oversees the product-request and prayer-ministry representatives that answer incoming calls. He also handles the coordination and transportation logistics of each Gospel Truth Seminar. Prior to working for AWM, Paul and his wife, Coree, launched several successful businesses in the construction and trucking industries. Paul and Coree have two children and enjoy serving the Lord in all they do.
|Greg Troup - Publications Manager
Greg has been with Andrew Wommack Ministries since December 1996. His background in visual communications and his Associate's Degree in the Arts provide him with the experience to oversee the Publications Department. It is through this department that all of AWM's printed materials are generated—brochures, newsletters, books, CD and DVD covers, the Gospel Truth Magazine, and Andrew's study guides all come through Greg's department.