Dr. Ronald Bouthillette is currently the lead pastor of the Bridge Community Church in Milford, NH. He also serves as an adjunct staff member of the American Baptist Churches in New Hampshire and Vermont. He also serves as a church consultant for American Baptist Churches in the New England region. He received his A.A. at Dade Community College and University of Miami in Miami, FL. He earned his B.S. at Florida Bible College- Hollywood, FL and his MDiv at Gordon Conwell Theological Seminary in South Hamilton, MA. Dr. Bouthillette received his DM in Church Revitalization at Luther Rice Seminary in Atlanta, GA. Dr. Bouthillette has served as senior pastor of churches in the Midwest, Florida and New England. He joined Gordon-Conwell as Adjunct Professor in Practical Theology in 2015, bringing with him many years of church leadership experience. Dr. Bouthillette’ s call to ministry began while he worked in the finance world. His particular interests lie in church revitalization, coaching pastors and in leadership. He has a passion for helping to equip pastors and leaders in churches to better fulfill their mission, especially in the New England Region and in mainline churches. He has taught courses in leadership in a variety of settings and has taught in theological schools in India. He has coached pastors for over 10 years. Dr. Bouthillette received his B.S. at Florida Dr. Bouthillette is an avid fan of all the New England sports teams and enjoys biking and camping. He and his wife, Cathy, have a son, Erich, and a daughter, Rachel and six grandchildren.