President & Founder
President and Founder

Gary is the founder and president of WRI. In more than 35 years of ministry, Gary has been an preacher, educator, worship leader, and evangelist. Gary holds credentials with the Evangelical Friends (Eastern Region) Church. Gary has a B.A. from Asbury College and graduate studies at Trinity Divinity School. He and his wife, Carol, have 4 grown children and a number of grandchildren.

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Donna Franklin
VP of Operations

Donna brings thirty-four years of banking experience that has prepared her to lead our growing business needs at World Renewal. I really did not think we could afford her, however she has chosen to serve our Lord and this mission as her way of the adventurous walk with the Lord. We are grateful for her sacrifice and commitment. Donna has a daughter and 2 grandchildren.

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Senior Vice President

Tele has served as the president of World Renewal Brazil for the last 19 years. Tele has also served as a member of the WRI board and was recently designated to succeed Gary Wright as the next President of World Renewal International. Tele and his wife, Heather, have 5 children and one grandchild.

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VP of Intl. Ministries

Frank has been actively involved with WRI’s work in Brazil and Haiti. He assists the President and Executive Administration in a number of responsibilities related to field care and leadership development. Frank and his wife, Janet, have 4 children and multiple grandchildren.

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