Rich Stearns is the President of World Vision U.S., one of the world's largest non-profit humanitarian organizations. In 1998, in the midst of a lucrative business career as the CEO of Lenox, Inc., he felt an unexpected call to exchange “success” for service to those affected by poverty and injustice.
Rich is a frequent speaker at churches and conferences. He is also the author of two acclaimed book—The Hole in Our Gospel and Unfinished—that challenge Christ-followers to live out the whole gospel. Rich and his wife, Reneé, live in Bellevue, Washington. They have five children of their own plus millions more around the world.