Kari Boyce graduated with majors in Business and French from Bethel University. After a first career in Fixed Income Capital Markets, Kari transitioned to working with nonprofit finances including as Business Development Director for Church Financing with Thrivent, a Fortune 500 company in Minneapolis. Her favorite part of the role was spending the day talking to church leaders and pastors. Thrivent Church Financing serves approximately 1400 Christian churches across the country with mortgage financing with loans totaling nearly $1 billion.
She has also served as a consultant for faith-based nonprofits in the areas of governance, leadership, strategy, and policy and is currently VP Marketing & Operations for TreeHouse, whose goal is to end teen hopelessness, showing teens the hope they have in Jesus. She and her husband, Dave, live in Eden Prairie, where they are active in ministry at Wayzata Free Church. Kari also volunteers as part of the leadership team for the church's prayer ministries.
What you need to hear, but few are saying, about being a pastor and growing a church.
Candor Conference is a free digital conference featuring candid conversations from successful church leaders from around the country. During this 2 hour event, we will hear from senior leaders that will discuss topics of their choice, including the tensions that exist in ministry, how to manage work and home life, how to keep the main thing the main thing, and much more.
The format will be frank and to the point, practical thought leadership, full of authenticity and transparency, from pastors and for pastors.