Leadership

Ray Pendleton

Ray Pendleton

Board Chairman

Dr. Raymond Pendleton has served as pro­fess­or of Pastoral Psychology at Gordon-Conwell Theo­lo­gi­cal Seminary since 1975. He is also Assis­tant Rector of Pastoral Care and Healing Ministry at Christ the Redeemer church in Dan­vers, MA, and has served as Lead Them Home’s board chairman since 2005.

 

 

Bill Henson

Bill Henson

Founder & President

Bill Henson is the founder and president of Lead Them Home, creator of Posture Shift, and author of Guiding Families of LGBT+ Loved Ones. Bill trains national, regional and local ministry teams across America to extend Christ to LGBT+ persons within a biblical framework. Bill guest lectures at Gordon College and has presented Posture Shift at Denver Seminary and Gordon-Conwell Theo­lo­gi­cal Sem­i­na­ry.

Email: bill(at)postureshift.com

 

Paul Atwater

Paul Atwater

Trustee

Paul Atwater is the founding pastor of North River Community Church in Pembroke, MA. He has been married to his lovely wife, Susan, since 1981, and they have two adult daughters. Paul is a grad­uate of Wheaton College (B.A.) and Denver Sem­i­na­ry (M.Div.), where he is currently a D.Min. can­di­date. He has served on the Wheaton College Leadership Council and the board for New Hope Correctional Ministry, and was a Contributing Editor for Lead­er­ship Jour­nal. Paul loves following Boston sports and played football and ran track at Whea­ton College.

Staff

Lesli Husdon-Reynolds

Lesli Husdon-Reynolds

Gender Identity Ministry Director

Pronouns: They/Them

Lesli currently serves as Gender Identity Ministry Director for Lead Them Home. Lesli mentors youth and adults seeking God’s will in their gender identity. They are also de­vel­op­ing a re­source de­signed to thought­ful­ly en­gage church lead­er­ship in the gender conversation.

Prior to joining the LTH team, Lesli spent 15 years on the road and in regional theater as Pro­duc­tion Stage Mana­ger for numerous Broad­way musi­cals, ballets, and plays. They still escape to NY to see shows whenever possible.

Email: lesli(at)postureshift.com

 

Josh Proctor

Josh Proctor

Director of Social Media & Spanish Translation

Pronouns: He/Him

Josh Proctor serves as Director of Social Media & Spanish Translation at Posture Shift. Josh is also a Certified Posture Shift Instructor in Latin America. Josh works with the La Alianza (The Christian & Missionary Alliance of Colombia) in International Relations and equipping its campuses to reach LGBT+ people.

Josh holds an M.A. in Biblical Literature, and his greatest passion is help people grow in their relationship with Jesus.

Email: josh(at)postureshift.com