Ben Peays - Executive Director
Ben Peays (PhD, Trinity Evangelical Divinity School) is executive director of The Gospel Coalition. He is the former managing director of the Carl F. H. Henry Center for Theological Understanding in Deerfield, Illinois. He and his wife and four children live in Austin, Texas. He earned an MDiv from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, a ThM from Princeton Theological Seminary, and a BA from Wheaton College.
Collin Hansen - Editorial Director
Collin Hansen serves as editorial director for The Gospel Coalition. He is the author of Blind Spots: Becoming a Courageous, Compassionate, and Commissioned Church, Young, Restless, Reformed: A Journalist’s Journey With the New Calvinists, and co-author with John Woodbridge of A God-Sized Vision: Revival Stories That Stretch and Stir. He earned an MDiv at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School and an undergraduate degree in journalism and history from Northwestern University. He previously worked as an associate editor for Christianity Today magazine, co-edited Four Views on the Spectrum of Evangelicalism, and co-edits the Cultural Renewal series with Tim Keller. He and his wife belong to Redeemer Community Church in Birmingham, Alabama, and he serves on the advisory board of Beeson Divinity School. You can follow him on Twitter.
Jeff Robinson - Senior Editor
Jeff Robinson (PhD, The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary) is a senior editor for The Gospel Coalition. He serves as senior research and teaching associate for the Andrew Fuller Center for Baptist Studies and adjunct professor of church history at Southern Seminary. Prior to entering ministry, he spent nearly 20 years as a newspaper journalist in Georgia, North Carolina, and Kentucky, covering various beats from politics to Major League Baseball and SEC football. He is co-author with Michael Haykin of the book To the Ends of the Earth: Calvin’s Mission Vision and Legacy. Jeff and his wife, Lisa, have four children. They live in Louisville and belong to Clifton Baptist Church. You can follow him on Twitter.
Ivan Mesa - Editor
Ivan Mesa serves as an editor for The Gospel Coalition where he oversees book reviews. He and his wife, Sarah, live in Louisville, Kentucky, and are members of Clifton Baptist Church. You can follow him on Twitter.
Director of Every Square Inch
Bethany Jenkins - Director of Every Square Inch
Bethany L. Jenkins is the Director of The Gospel Coalition’s Every Square Inch, the Director of Vocational & Career Development at The King’s College, and the Founder of The Park Forum. She previously worked on Wall Street and on Capitol Hill. She received her JD from Columbia Law School and attends Redeemer Presbyterian Church in Manhattan, where she is a current CFW Fellow and a former Gotham Fellow through the Center for Faith & Work. You can follow her on Twitter.
Joe Carter - Editor
Joe Carter is an editor for The Gospel Coalition and the co-author of How to Argue Like Jesus: Learning Persuasion from History’s Greatest Communicator. You can follow him on Twitter.
Betsy Childs Howard
Betsy Childs Howard - Editor
Betsy Childs Howard is an editor for The Gospel Coalition. She previously worked at Beeson Divinity School and Ravi Zacharias International Ministries. Her book Seasons of Waiting: Walking By Faith When Dreams Are Delayed is forthcoming from Crossway in 2016. She and her husband, Bernard, live in Manhattan. You can follow her on Twitter.
Director of International Outreach
Bill Walsh - Director of International Outreach
Bill Walsh is director of International Outreach for The Gospel Coalition. He worked for Desiring God Ministries for 13 years. Starting in 2006, he and a small team built a global network of partners for the cause of Theological Famine Relief for the Global Church. This initiative joined TGC in 2012. He lives with his wife, Cindi, in Minneapolis and has two adult children, Beau and Regan. Bill photoblogs at billwalsh.photography. You can follow him on Twitter.
Director of Program Development
Ben Krueger - Director of Program Development
Ben Krueger serves as Director of Program Development for The Gospel Coalition where he oversees external partnerships, regional chapters, and other strategic growth initiatives. Prior to TGC Ben spent the last ten years in various business settings, including the last five years in Christian publishing. He received his M.B.A. from Concordia University of Chicago and his B.S. from Wartburg College. Ben, his wife, and their four sons live in Aurora, Illinois where they attend the nearby Redeemer Community Church. You may follow him on Twitter.
Director of Advancement
Dan Olson - Director of Advancement
Dan Olson serves as director of advancement for The Gospel Coalition, where he oversees fund development strategy and donor and foundation relationships. Prior to TGC, Dan spent the last nine years involved in urban ministry and development with Hope Academy (Minneapolis). He received his BA from Wheaton College in Illinois and his MA in theological studies from Regent College in Vancouver. He lives in Minneapolis with his wife, Lucy, and their four kids.
Manager of Operations
Andrea Froehlich - Manager of Operations
Andrea Froehlich serves as the Manager of Operations at The Gospel Coalition. She is also part of both the event planning and translation teams at The Gospel Coalition. Before joining TGC, she worked in politics and most recently served at Desiring God. Andrea lives in Minneapolis, Minnesota. You can follow her on Twitter.
Ruth Ostebo - Business Manager
Ruth Ostebo serves as the business manager for The Gospel Coalition. In this role she oversees the accounting and human resources department. Prior to working for TGC she was a project manager for the administration team at Desiring God and a small business owner in Minnesota. Ruth currently lives in Austin, Texas with her daughter, son-in-law and two of her eight grandchildren.
Director of Women's Initiatives
Kathleen Nielson - Director of Women's Initiatives
Kathleen Nielson serves as director of women’s initiatives for The Gospel Coalition. She holds MA and PhD degrees in literature from Vanderbilt University and a BA from Wheaton College. Author of the Living Word Bible studies, she speaks often at women’s conferences and loves working with women in studying the Bible. She shares a heart for students with her husband, Niel, president of Covenant College from 2002 to 2012 and now leading an enterprise developing resources for Christian schools around the world.
Associate Director for Women's Initiatives
Mary Willson - Associate Director for Women's Initiatives
Mary Willson (MDiv and ThM, Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary) has served in several local churches where she focused on biblical exposition and discipleship of women. She is presently engaged in doctoral studies at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School within the field of Old Testament. Alongside her academic work, Mary enjoys teaching and training others to teach the Scriptures. She has eight nieces and nephews who make life all the more wonderful and rambunctious.
Coordinator for Women's Initiatives
Mallie Taylor - Coordinator for Women's Initiatives
Mallie Taylor serves as the coordinator for women's initiatives at The Gospel Coalition. She earned her Masters in Theological Studies from Beeson Divinity School in Birmingham, Alabama. Mallie and her husband, Gifford, live in Charlottesville, Virginia.
Gloria Furman - Book Editor
Gloria Furman lives in Dubai with her husband Dave, a pastor at Redeemer Church of Dubai. They have four young kids. Gloria is the author of Glimpses of Grace: Treasuring the Gospel in Your Home (Crossway, 2013) and Treasuring Christ When Your Hands Are Full: Gospel Meditations for Busy Moms (Crossway, 2014), and The Pastor’s Wife: Strengthened by Grace for a Life of Love (Crossway, 2015). You can read her blog at GloriaFurman.com and follow her on Twitter.
Director editorial of Coalición por el Evangelio
Jairo Namnún - Director editorial of Coalición por el Evangelio
Jairo Namnún serves as editorial director for The Gospel Coalition’s Spanish website, Coalición por el Evangelio, and is responsible for designing and overseeing its content. He was part of the International Baptist Church in Dominican Republic before moving to Louisville, Kentucky, for his master of divinity at the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. He is married to Patricia. You can find him on Twitter.
Editor Asociado de Coalición por el Evangelio
Steven Morales - Editor Asociado de Coalición por el Evangelio
Steven Morales is the associate editor for The Gospel Coalition’s Spanish site, Coalición por el Evangelio. He works alongside Spanish-speaking contributors, editing and curating original Spanish articles, as well as translated content. Steven lives in Guatemala with his wife, where they are pursuing church planting in Guatemala City. You can follow him on Twitter.
Administrator of Themelios
Andy Naselli - Administrator of Themelios
Andy Naselli (PhD in Theology, Bob Jones University; PhD in New Testament exegesis and theology, Trinity Evangelical Divinity School) is assistant professor of New Testament and biblical theology at Bethlehem College & Seminary, and administrator of Themelios. His family belongs to Bethlehem Baptist Church. You can follow him on Twitter.