President & Founder
Pat McLaughlin founded The Timothy Group in 1990. He has personally assisted more than 1,854 Christian organizations since entering the stewardship arena in 1981. Offering clients a wealth of business-world, pastorate, and mission field experience, Pat specializes in major donor programs, board training, strategic planning, capital and annual campaigns, and marketing and image campaigns. He has conducted successful fund raising campaigns all over the world. Pat serves on the national faculty of the Christian Leadership Association and was honored by CLA as the “Outstanding Stewardship Educator” for 2008. He has authored three books, Major Donor Game Plan, The C Factor: The Common Cure for Your Capital Campaign Conundrums, and Haggai & Friends: 66 Perspectives on Stewardship. Pat has also authored many stewardship fundraising image building articles for a variety of publications. Pat is a graduate of Denver Baptist Theological Seminary and a Michigan High School Athletic Association baseball and softball umpire. He and his wife, Jane, are active members of Kentwood Community Church.