Rev. John Woodall
California-Pacific UM Foundation
The Reverend John Woodall is and Ordained Elder and the President & CEO of the California-Pacific United Methodist Foundation. He has served in the California-Pacific Annual Conference for over 35 years having spent the majority of his service focused on various areas of program ministry. Prior to his appointment to the Foundation, he was the Senior Pastor of the Westwood United Methodist Church for thirteen years. He has provided leadership for the Annual Conference in Youth Ministry, the Board of Ordained Ministry and most recently as the Chair of the Conference Connectional Table and is currently a member of the Extended Cabinet. He has a special interest in Stewardship Education and helping churches and ministries realize long-term financial goals.
John is a graduate of the University of Southern California and Fuller Theological Seminary. In addition, he has earned the Executive Certificate in Religious Fundraising from the Lake Institute for Faith and Giving affiliated with the Indiana/Purdue University School of Philanthropy. He also has the certificate in Non-Profit Fundraising Management also from the School of Philanthropy.
John resides with his spouse, Linda, in Temple City.