Bill Conard served the Lord in Peru and Mexico for 20 years, doing literature work, church planting and pastor training, and editing Spanish-language magazines for pastors. For 8 years he ministered on various continents as a member of the Luis Palau team. During 22 years Bill directed Billy Graham’s mail ministry, then served as Billy Graham and Franklin Graham’s vice president of International Ministries, overseeing projects in 57 countries.
After taking retirement, Bill has participated in international Christian training. He wants to encourage the training of Cuban lay believers as “Community Pastors” who lovingly pray for, visit and help people who live near them. His wife, Ruth, leads an active ministry, principally among women. They have 3 adult children, and 5 adult grandsons.