Founded by Billy Graham in 1950, BGEA exists to proclaim the Gospel of Jesus Christ by every effective means and to equip the church and others to do the same.

About BGEA

Board of Directors

Clifford B. Barrows, Director Emeritus and Board Vice Chairman, Billy Graham Evangelistic Association

George E. Battle, Jr. – Senior Bishop, AME Zion Church

David P. Bruce – Executive Assistant to Billy Graham, Billy Graham Evangelistic Association

Billy Graham, Board Chairman Emeritus – Evangelist, Billy Graham Evangelistic Association

Melvin F. Graham – President and Owner, Graham Enterprises

William Franklin Graham, III, Board Chairman and President – CEO, Billy Graham Evangelistic Association

William Franklin Graham, IV, Board First Vice Chairman – Vice President of Billy Graham Training Center, Billy Graham Evangelistic Association

J. Frank Harrison, III – Chairman and CEO, Coca-Cola Bottling Company Consolidated

Graeme M. Keith, Director Emeritus and Board Assistant Treasurer – Chairman, The Keith Corporation

Greg Laurie – Senior Pastor, Harvest Christian Fellowship and Evangelist, Harvest Crusades

Anne Graham Lotz – President, AnGeL Ministries

Hon. Stephen E. Merrill – Former Governor of New Hampshire and Chairman, Morgan Lewis Consulting at Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP

William B. Pauls, Board Treasurer – Chairman, The Pauls Corporation

Paul T. Saber – President and CEO, Manna Development Group

Key Employees

Ken Barun – Chief of Staff

Robert Pittard – Vice President of Business Affairs

Dan Allen, Board Secretary – Vice President of Corporate Affairs, Interim Chief Financial Officer