Harold Henderson

Harold Henderson, D.Min./CEP

Senior Vice President of Planned Giving

Harold Henderson

Dr. Harold Henderson was born in Watertown, New York, and has been a lifelong Nazarene. He has served in pastoral ministry for 34 years in New Jersey, Pennsylvania, New York, and Ohio.

His educational path took him to Eastern Nazarene College, BA; Nazarene Theological Seminary, BD; Eastern Baptist Seminary, DMin; and several continuing educational programs, including the School of Large Church Management. He has held a variety of district responsibilities and has taught in the district ministerial studies program.

In January 2002, Harold joined the staff of Stewardship Development Ministries as an Area Coordinator for the Eastern Nazarene College Region. For the first year he worked with local churches and individuals assisting in the areas of estate planning and financial development. Since that time Harold's assignment has involved the development of the Church of the Nazarene Foundation. He has met with over 58 of the District Superintendents on behalf of the Foundation and has made presentations at district assemblies, District Advisory Boards, finance committees, and local churches related to estate planning, special gifts, and investments with the Foundation.

In June of 2004, Harold was named as Vice President for Gift Planning of the Nazarene Foundation. His residence and office is located in Monroe, Ohio. More recently, Harold has retired from serving as an active representative of the Foundation. However, even though he no longer travels, he now manages the creation of various legal agreements for different Foundation products.

Harold is married to Betty (Caster), and they have 3 children: Brenda Parker, Troy, and Craig. They are the proud grandparents of 8 grandchildren.

Harold enjoys computers, reading, travel, woodworking, and RC model airplanes.