Cary is the Central Region Director for Best Christian Workplaces Institute. Cary provides client services to ministries through the introduction of the BCWI Employee Engagement Survey and consulting tools and support in action implementation. Helping leaders and their organizations succeed is Cary’s focus.
Prior to joining BCWI, Cary served four years as Chief Operating Officer for the Navigators, responsible for administrative support and organizational development. During his time at the Navs, Cary worked with BCWI to bring the BCWI Employee Engagement Survey tool and 360 Review processes to the organization. The Navigators continue to use those tools.
Prior to joining the Navigators, Cary spent 30 years with Cargill Incorporated, where he held global sales leadership and general management roles, living on three continents and doing business on five. During his time at Cargill, Cary participated in leading the implementation of engagement and performance review processes and became an advocate for the value that can be added by a helpful look in the mirror.
Cary and Susan have been married 39 years and live in Wichita, Kansas, where they spent many of their Cargill years, and where all four of their now disbursed adult children have home connections. Susan completed law school during their time in Colorado and practices “low-bono” adoption law. In 2016 she began serving Kansas’s 99th district as a State Representative.
Cary serves on Board of Directors for The Navigators and for Precept Ministries International.
Cary enjoys exercise of all kinds and baking bread the old-fashioned way. He and Susan are active members of Heartland Community Church, PCA, of Wichita, Kansas.