Officers

OFFICERS OF THE BOARD

Andragathia Inc. Ministries was organized under a board of directors in 1997 and approved as a tax-exempt 501(c) 3 organization with four members of the board. The job of the board is to discover the will of the living Christ and guide the ministry in agreement with His word in Scripture. All financial business is annually audited and reviewed. The Board of Directors meets at least 3 or 4 times a year and maintains official minutes. The Board of Directors reviews the activities of the ministry, establishes the budget, reviews the finances and gives direction to any major activity of the organization.

The board members are:

Carl W. Wilson is the President and C.E.O. of Andragathia Inc. He graduated with honors with three earned degrees from Maryville College and Fuller Theological Seminary. He approves of academic excellence, but more importantly in heart integrity and obedience to God that grows out of faith in Christ and the power of the Holy Spirit to obey Him.

He has been a guest lecturer at many theological seminaries and two universities, a speaker at national and local conferences on evangelism and discipleship all over America and in many other nations. His books and various subjects are listed below. He has planted several churches and pastored several churches in various types of communities
including one university church. His consulting and training for churches have been effective and widespread.

He taught some of the earliest marriage and family seminars and his books on marriage and the family have been widely used. He is married to Sara Jo and they have 5 children and 17 grandchildren.


Earl Hanners has been a long time friend of Carl’s and of discipleship ministry. Earl is the President of H and H Brake Supply Co. that has stores in Georgia and formerly in Florida. Earl also is involved in real estate and farming. He has always sought to run his business in such a way that he can spend a lot of time in Christian ministry. He is an elder and pastor in the Fayette Bible Church. He has a large interest in Christian missions and travels overseas once or twice a year. For many years he was the Chairman of the Board of Landmark Christian School in Fairburn Ga., which is a private school dedicated to producing high quality Christian students. It services students in several counties. He and his wife Scarlett, live on a cattle farm in Brooks,
Ga., outside of Atlanta. They have 3 grown children and 6 grandchildren.


Clyde Elbrecht worked with Carl Wilson in Campus Crusade for Christ high school work for several years and has since been involved in the hardwood business, in the manufacturing and sales of flooring products. His flooring company furnished the flooring for President George W. Bush’s ranch home in Texas. Clyde and his wife Pat, who also worked with have raised the money to support 4 youth workers and they have one of the best high in the country. They have taken students on mission projects throughout the
world, especially in Eastern Europe. Clyde and Pat live in West Plains, MO., where he also runs a cattle farm. They have 4 children, 3 of which are grown, and the youngest who is in college.


Joe Martin is a Management Consultant in Brentwood, TN, specializing in people issues such as sales, marketing, leadership development, CEO coaching, and succession planning. Since starting Joe A. Martin Consulting in 1983, every client has been a referral. He currently has 10 clients in the Nashville area.

Joe became a Christian as a high school sophomore at a youth revival held at Carl’s church in Perry, GA. He helped Carl with a series of revivals in middle and South Georgia. He played on 3 state basketball championship teams and earned a scholarship to Troy University. In 1969, Joe received the E. S. Liston Award from the NAIA given to the most outstanding student playing basketball in the US. He graduated #1 in his class in mathematics and attended Auburn University on a Woodrow Wilson Fellowship.

Joe and his wife, Pattie, have three grown children. Their two sons live in Nashville and their daughter is in New York City. They attend Clearview Baptist Church.