Tom is the president of CBU and oversees our international ministry outreach. Having grown up in Black Mountain, NC, Tom has been participating in CBU events since he was a young boy. With a background in campus ministry and church planting, Tom has pioneered work across Europe including Ukraine and Scotland. Tom and his wife Jean live in Bathgate, Scotland, and have daughters scattered across the globe. Along with leading CBU, Tom focuses on leading Centrepoint Church in Scotland and travels extensively in Europe working with leaders and churches.
Having served as president of CBU for forty years, Jim was a key leader of the Charismatic renewal in the 1970’s and 80’s and through CBU conferences thousands of lives have been touched by God. Jim leveraged his passion for spiritual growth to develop world-class tours to Israel and has led over sixty tours, taking hundreds of people on the journey of a lifetime. He and Mary Jo have been married for fifty-four years, based in Black Mountain, NC since 1974, and continue to enjoy their family and especially their 11 grandchildren.