Bryan Jester is an intricate part of the ministry at Gideon. Currently he oversees the church board and is an active participant in the Deacons and Men’s ministry.  Bryan has taken the church to the community where he volunteers weekly at the local boys and girls club, as a coach and mentor utilizing his professional knowledge to foster growth and build character. In addition to his work with youth he works with an array of community organizations that focus on the empowerment of cultural diversity.

Bryan served 10 years in the United States Army.  He is currently employed as a Quality Engineer Manager for Raytheon Missile systems, where he has been employed for 20 years.  Bryan has earned a Bachelors degree in Information Systems and a Masters in Technology Management.

Bryan has been granted the privilege of being a life partner to his wife, La’Tresa and to this union God has honored them with four beautiful daughters and five grandchildren.