Larry Gardner, MBA
Mr. Larry Gardner has over 45 years of system operations and financial administrative experience. A total of 21 years have been with faith-based organizations, 12 of those years being on a Christian university business faculty, teaching in both classroom and online settings. His remaining 24 years of experience were with secular non-faculty business employment. For several years he carried positions in both fields simultaneously. Mr. Gardner received his bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Washington and his master’s in business administration at City University in Seattle.
Mr. Gardner has been a private consultant – both personal and in business - and received training to become a Dave Ramsey Certified Financial Coach. With his educational background and accumulated experience, he has launched Life Estate Plans (lifeestateplans.com) to assist people with their personal estate planning.
Currently, he serves as an adjunct faculty member in the Department of Business for Southwestern Assemblies of God University in Waxahachie, Texas.
Mr. Gardner and his wife, Diane, have been married for over 50 years, and have been blessed with four daughters. Both he and his wife, who is a retired RN, volunteer in several capacities at Providence Regional Hospital in Everett, Washington.