Leadership

   

Gary Gutgesell

 Deacon
 Email: garygutgesell@aol.com

Gary was born in Beaver Dam, Wisconsin, which is located between Madison and Milwaukee. He was raised in a Lutheran home and accepted Christ as his personal savior as a teenager. After graduating from the University of Wisconsin in 1956 with a B.S. in Economics. He served in the U.S. Army until Septemper 1958.

Gary joined Globe-Union, Inc. in Milwaukee in the battery sales department. It was during this time in Milwaukee where he met his wife-to-be, Faye Ninneman and they were married in 1960. They moved to Fond du Lac, Wisconsin in 1962 where he began his career with A.C. Nielsen Marketing Research. Gary was transferred to Lincoln in 1968 and he and Faye lived here until 1987 when he was transferred to the Nielsen office in Green Bay, Wisconsin.Gary retired after 33 years with Nielsen and after spending several years with the American Automobile Club in Green Bay, He and Faye moved back to Lincoln in 2000.

Gary and Faye have two sons and two grandsons. Gary has served on elder boards at Lincoln South Bible Church (here in Lincoln) and Faith Chapel (Green Bay, Wisconsin).

Phillipians 4:13 is great comfort to Gary. "I can do all thrings through Christ who strengthens me."