Gospel Patrons

John Rinehart

Founder & CEO

M.Div, Talbot School of Theology; B.S. in Business, Biola University

John is the leader of Gospel Patrons. He loves Jesus, the Bible, and people. He married his high school sweetheart Renée, adopted a boy and a girl from Ethiopia, and has traveled to 43 states and 57 countries. God has used John's books and speaking to inspire tens of thousands of business leaders and professionals.

Renée Rinehart

Co-Founder & Strategic Advisor

B.S. in Business, Biola University

Renée is the wise counselor behind Gospel Patrons. From day one she believed in this message and has given strategic input to major decisions and the forward direction of the ministry. Under her leadership, Gospel Patrons began hosting live events. She is passionate about building healthy teams and global partnerships. She and John are raising two delightful children.

Brian Petersen

Film-Maker & Photographer

B.S. in Organizational Leadership, Biola University

Brian is the cinematographer behind Gospel Patrons. He has shot and edited every Gospel Patrons Film. With vast experience in film and photography in both the LA music industry as well as in local church ministry, Brian joined the Gospel Patrons team because of his friendship with John and his passion to do work that promotes the gospel. He is married to Leah and they have six children.

Josh Wilson

Booking Manager & Project Specialist

M.A. in Spiritual Formation, Talbot School of Theology; B.S. in Kinesiology, Biola University

Josh is the facilitator behind Gospel Patrons. He manages speaking engagements, negotiates contracts, and secures venues. He also handles book sales and supports content and product launches. Josh is passionate about developing people and building relationships. He is happily married to Rachel.

Renee Shaeffer

Public Relations Manager

M.A. in Spiritual Formation, M.A. in Eduation; B.S. in Math, Biola University

Renee is the connector behind Gospel Patrons. She oversees partnerships and communication to the public about our organization. She also manages @gospelpatrons on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter. Renee is married to Adam and they have two boys.

Catherine Muthey

Prayer Warrior

M.A. in Public Administration & Business; B.S. in Human Resources & International Business, Wichita State University

Catherine is the intercessor behind Gospel Patrons. She prays and fasts for the faithfulness of our team and the health and growth of our ministry. She has a huge heart for the Lord and generosity and is often known by her story that was captured in a 6-minute video called "I Like Car."

Toni Coloma

Event Planner

B.A. in Psychology, UC Santa Cruz

Toni is the organizer behind Gospel Patrons. She has planned our conferences, film nights and private events. Toni joined Gospel Patrons with several years of event planning experience and is very skilled at putting detailed structure around big vision. She is married to Brian and they have two beautiful daughters.

Briana Glenn

UK Manager

Bachelor of Communication and Media, University of Wollongong, Australia

Bri is the coordinator behind Gospel Patrons. She works specifically to build the movement of Gospel Patrons in the UK by connecting with leaders, overseeing events and gatherings, and managing projects. Bri is married to Matt and they have two boys.