Edward R. Weston has a BS in Business Administration, a Masters of Divinity and a Masters of Business Administration.  He has 43 years of local church work, including numerous building and fund raising campaigns.   He also holds the Executive Certificate in Religious Fund Raising, Planned Giving, and Major Gifts from the Indiana University Lilly School of Philanthropy.

In addition to his local church work, Ed was instrumental in the development of the United Methodist Village Retirement Communities in Godfrey, Illinois. He has served in many different capacities on the Board of Directors including: chair of the Board for 6 years, member of the master sit planning committee, development of the apartment complex, rent assisted unites, the Licensed “Weston” Assisted Living Center, the villas and the seven homes currently on campus.  Ed also serves as a Trustee for McKendree University in Lebanon, IL.

Rev. Weston is available for consultation on different methods of making tax deductible gifts to PASBF, including Charitable Gift Annuities, IRA’s, Stocks, Life Insurance, Wills and Estates.