Gary J. Borgstede is the Chief Administrative Officer and Lead Team Pastor at Church of the King in Mandeville, Louisiana. Additionally, as the President and Founder of The Make It Happen Learning Institute, Gary is a certified Executive Life Coach, a published author of two leadership books, a national speaker on business leadership principles, and a teacher of faith-based team values. Gary is also an inactive Certified Public Accountant in the State of Louisiana and he holds a Masters of Business Administration degree from Southeastern Louisiana University as well as a Bachelors of Science degree in Finance from Louisiana State University. Gary serves on the Board of Directors as Secretary Treasurer for the New Orleans Dream Center, Secretary for Next Generation Ministries, and Secretary Officer for Church of the King and the George Shinn Leadership Retreat Center. Lastly, Gary is married to his beautiful wife of 25 years and is blessed with five wonderful children.