About Gary

Gary Molander is the founder and Partner of Floodgate Productions and Floodgate Creative. He is the author of PURSUING CHRIST. CREATING ART:  Exploring Life at the Intersection of Faith and Creativity.

Gary is a well-known speaker at conferences and churches across the nation. His honest and inspiring messages encourage people to practically and authentically pursue Christ with their gifts and passions.

As a philanthropist, Gary is the founder and President of The Floodgate Foundation,  a non-profit organization that funds Third-World Entrepreneurs with small business loans.

A former Pastor of 1Screen Shot 2014-07-27 at 3.19.25 PM7 years, his heart has always been to deeply connect with people and encourage them in their life’s purpose.  He lives passionately, and it’s contagious to those he interacts with. He is a bold risk taker who is ever in search of a great story to tell.

Gary earned his Bachelor’s degree in Contemporary Christian Ministries in 1985, and later earned a Master’s of Arts degree in Creative Pastoral Leadership in 2005.

He has been married to his wife Angela for 26 years, and is the father of their three beautiful grown daughters, Lindsey, Ally, and Sydney.