Our Board

Our Board 1

Kelly McAndrew

board chairman

Kelly McAndrew is the founder and Board Chairman for Soldiers For Faith Ministries. Kelly’s story takes you from his life as a High School dropout and life on the streets to becoming the CEO of a successful Global Corporation. His Radically Transformed Life testimony has blessed many across the country, recently airing nationally and internationally in an interview with Dr. James Dobson. Kelly and his wife Lisa have been married since 1984 and have two sons, two daughter-in-laws, and four beautiful grandchildren.

Our Board 2

Tim Glasson

board member

Tim Glasson is the president of Soldiers for Faith Ministries.  He is a born again Christian with a story of success through hard work. He is also the Chief Development Officer of AM Technical Solutions where he is responsible for leading the company’s M&A strategy, integration, and marketing as well as supporting operations, resourcing, business development, and contracts. Tim and his beautiful wife have three children and two grandsons. Tim enjoys spending time with his family, running, and participating in endurance events.

Our Board 3

Dr. Kirk Elliott

board member

Dr. Elliott is an economist, entrepreneur, and philanthropist. Dr. Elliott is the Founder of VERIBELLA, as well as CEO and Chairman of the VERIBELLA Foundation, a non-profit with a mission of rescuing those enslaved in a lifestyle of sex trafficking. Dr. Elliott has authored numerous books, curriculums, and media projects. Dr. Elliott serves on the boards for Patrick Henry College, Dr. James Dobson’s Family Talk, VERIBELLA Foundation, the Denver Dream Center, the International Development and Investment Group, WND News Service, and formerly the Council for National Policy Action, Inc.

Our Board 4

Rich Garza

board member

Rich Garza is a retired offensive lineman in the National Football league for both the Denver Broncos and the Philadelphia Eagles. He also played for the Philadelphia Stars and San Antonio Gunslingers in the USFL. Garza has spent a large portion of his life in a football uniform. He started in high school and became a standout star on the team. Rich was in the NFL for two seasons before transitioning to the USFL where he started in all 56 games of the leagues existence. Starting during the time he was still playing all the way to now, Rich has had a desire to be like a coach and tell his story to children, including how his experience in athletics has shaped him into the person he is today.

Our Board 5

Matthew Maher

board member

Matthew Maher is a 2007 graduate of Temple University as well as a former professional soccer player, playing on teams in North Carolina, New Jersey, and Philadelphia respectively. He is the author of the book(s): U MAY B THE ONLY BIBLE SOMEBODY READS: R U LEGIBLE?; Imprisoned by Peace: A View Apart; and Unchained: A Voice Apart. In addition to being the Event Director of Soldiers for Faith Ministries, he serves as Teaching Pastor at Coastal Christian Church in Ocean City, NJ. Matthew, his beautiful wife Sarah, and their daughter Willow reside in Ocean City, NJ.

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Our Board 6

Tim Self

board member

While Tim’s mom made sure he and his sister went to Church Christmas and Easter as well as occasional runs of Sunday School, his real spiritual inspiration came from his grandparents Edith and Eb Self and a little neighborhood church. With big family roots in southern Indiana and central Ohio, Tim and his wife JoAnn raised their two children in Central Texas. Now the Self family is joined by the Moore family and the Anderson family by marriage. All three families work in the NASCAR industry and spend their time together at Race Tracks and the Shop. Reading mostly from the English Standard Version and the Amplified Bible, his favorite verse is between Genesis and Revelations.