Garold Elston

Garold Elston
Co-Director

Rev. Garold Elston MTh is the Co-Director for the Collaborative for Neighborhood Transformation. Garold oversees work being done throughout the U.S. and his role is to train, coach and network with City Catalysts, Churches and NGOs to be involved in transformation by knowing their neighbors and creating community. Garold received his Masters of Theology from SBC in California and has over 27 years of experience providing training, coaching, mentoring, communicating and education in the Healthcare and Hospitality Industry as well as the Non Profit sector.

One of Garold’s passions is to help Christians live out Luke 10:27.  “‘Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your strength and with all your mind’ ; and, ‘Love your neighbor as yourself.’  In addition to serving with NT he is Director of Salvaged Lives that works in Kansas City MO.  Garold is also a Ordained Minister and is involved with a church plant.

 

 

 

 


Resume: Garold is currently the Director of Salvaged Lives an NGO who’s mission is to reach out to the people in small, poverty-ridden communities and empower them to better themselves by using the local assets they have available to them.  In addition to being the Director of Salvaged Lives he is Co-Director for the Collaborative for Neighborhood Transformation. Garold oversees work being done throughout the U.S. and his role is to train, coach and network with City Catalysts, Churches and NGOs to be involved in transformation by knowing their neighbors and creating community. Garold pursued his degrees while working for Ecolab for over 23 years in Los Angeles, Calif. Thru his years at Ecolab Garold worked in Sales, Service and Managerial roles in the Pacific Region. Prior to his employment at Ecolab he graduated high school in 1984 and enlisted and served in the United States Navy as a Ship Serviceman onboard the now retired ship the USS Okinawa. He also volunteers at High Definition Church as Associate Pastor and also serves as a management team Board Chair for a church plant thru the Stadia church-planting network.  He has been married to his wife Linda for 28 years and has two children Christian and Ashley.