First career, Engineer and VP of three different industrial companies. Called to Christian Ministry vocation, retired early from industrial vocations. Attended Seminary, became ordained with small Christian Evangelical Denomination. Stayed with that seminary for 18 years as Trustee, Regional Advancement Coordinator, Director of Advancement and VP, Chief Development Officer. Completed two seminary degrees, the Masters being in Church Development and Leadership. Served as Interim Pastor in two churches. Early 2016 left employment to focus on my own STREAMS Consultancy LLC to help churches and other non-profits take the mystique, apprehension and fear out of soliciting charitable funds. Consult with both nonprofit and for-profit in leadership development and strategic planning. Personal mission theme is to"Hear God, respond appropriately and help others do the same".