GARY WATANABE

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DIRECTOR OF COACHING, ASIA PACIFIC
TOKYO, JAPAN

Gary and his family first got involved in church planting as part of a core team in Hawaii in 1980. Soon after that they were called to cross-cultural church planting with the foreign missions arm of the Presbyterian Church in America, called Mission to the World.

He and his family have been involved in church planting, training, mentoring and coaching in Mexico City, Monterrey, Mexico, and Manila, Philippines before joining City to City. Gary's current role is to assist in the training, coaching, and networking among the different ethnic church planters within New York City and in other global cities of the world with whom they partner.

Gary and his wife, Lois, have been blessed with 3 grown children.