Gene Wilkes is the coauthor of Character: The Pulse of a Disciple’s Heart. Senior pastor of Legacy Church in Plano, Texas, for more than 20 years, he shares his teaching ministry with the community as a resident fellow with B. H. Carroll Theological Institute in the areas of church leadership and New Testament studies. He also serves as an adjunct professor with Dallas Baptist University in the Graduate School of Leadership where he teaches Biblical Servant Leadership.
He has authored Jesus on Leadership, My Identity in Christ, and many other books.
Gene earned his bachelor’s degree from Baylor University and his master of divinity and doctor of philosophy in New Testament studies from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. Gene and his wife, Kim, have 2 children and 2 grandchildren.