Bryant is the Founder and Chairman of Right From The Heart Ministries, as well as Senior Pastor of the 8,000-plus member Johnson Ferry Baptist Church in northwest Atlanta. Past President of the Southern Baptist Convention, Bryant is a respected Bible teacher, pastor, author, husband, father, and community leader.
Jerry Maxfield is the Business Administrator at Johnson Ferry Baptist Church and has been involved with Right From The Heart Ministries since its inception. Jerry believes that "Integrating the teachings of Jesus Christ into the marketplace in a non-threatening manner is such a unique opportunity. The niche that RFTH has seized has been both inspirational and productive by inserting a good news message into the everyday routine of people not only in our local community but around the world. Right From The Heart is sowing lots of gospel seeds and trusting the Word of God will indeed accomplish its purposes." Living in Marietta, Georgia, Jerry is married to Laurel and very proud of their 3 married children and 6 grandchildren.
Bill is a native of Columbus, Ga and is a 25 year veteran, now retired, of the Coca Cola Company where he had extensive experience in Marketing and Operations with the bottling companies. Bill is an active member of Johnson Ferry Baptist Church in Marietta, Ga as well as serving as an elder of the Big Sky Christian Fellowship in Big Sky Montana. He has been married to his wife, Neva, for over 40 years and has three children and six grandchildren. Bill brings a wealth of business experience and insight to Right From The Heart as well as a heart for spreading the Word of God, particularly to men and their families.
Tom Fuller is an Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of 22squared, a full service Advertising Agency headquartered in Atlanta. Tom has served as CFO of 22squared since 1990. He is also active in several Atlanta Area Organizations and charities such as: Midtown Alliance, The Peachtree Club, and Eagle Ranch. Tom attends Johnson Ferry Baptist Church, where he also served as Chairman of the Financial Committee. Tom is married and has two children. Tom earned a BBA from the University of Georgia's Terry College of Business and an MBA from Georgia State University.
Wayne McGee is the Owner and CEO of The McGee Group, a company he founded in 1976 which has evolved into one of the leading: design, manufacture, and distributors of optical frames, sunglasses, readers, and cases in the industry. Wayne is a long-time supporter of Right From The Heart and has served on the Board Of Directors previous to his current term. Wayne is married and has 2 grown sons, both of whom are executives with him in The McGee Group. Wayne attended Virgina Tech on a football scholarship and graduated from Elon College.
Dick is a 40 year veteran of the restaurant and hospitality industries. He is the former President and COO of AFC Enterprises, the parent company of: Church's Chicken, Popeyes Chicken and Biscuits, Cinnabon, and Seattle Coffee Company. He was also Executive VP for Operations for Hospitality Franchise Systems, Inc. a major franchisor for Ramada, Howard Johnson, and Days Inn hotels and he served on the Board of Directors for Rare Hospitality International, the company whose concepts included Longhorn Steakhouse, Bugaboo Creek Steak House and The Capital Grille. He is currently a partner at Equicorp Partners, LLC. a firm that owns and operates restaurant concepts along with providing consulting and analytical services to restaurant companies and private equity firms with investments in the restaurant and retail space.
Jane is a former board member and a has been a valued supporter of Right From The Heart for many years. She was the owner of The Spear Group until she sold the company in 2001, and is now retired. Jane is a current member of the Board of Trustees/Charleston Southern University. She and her husband, Jim, are long time active members of Johnson Ferry Baptist Church.