David L. Jones is a director, senior advisor and coach for the Global Network of Evangelists (GNE). GNE is a is a coalition of some 1,100 evangelists and evangelistic ministries under the Luis Palau Association. David provides coaching to these ministries in evangelism, strategic planning, organizational development, board governance, finance, media relations, fundraising, church mobilization, and opportunities for ministry collaboration. He has worked with the Palau Association for over 43 years. David is a member of the Christian Leadership Alliance (CLA), Evangelical Press Association, National Religious Broadcasters (NRB), and the Society of Professional Journalists. He has served on the CLA faculty as well as the NRB's Television Commission. David has served on the boards of over a dozen international Christian ministries and currently serves on the boards of Need Him Global and SAT 7. He frequently consults with nonprofit organizations. Since 1997 he has served as Executive Director of the Palau Foundation for World Evangelism. He and his wife Gayle are members of Village Church where David has served as an elder. David & Gayle make their home in Beaverton, Oregon. They have two daughters and four grandchildren.