Bob Feitl

Hi! My name is Bob, and I currently live in Louisville, KY although I have spent many years living and working in LA, San Diego, NYC, London, Dubai and Abu Dhabi.


Previous to being an Executive Pastor (XP) for 26 years in 3 mega-churches I was an architect and construction manager in the Middle East, Europe and the U.S. for 20 years.


My amazing wife, DJ and I have a maried son, a married daughter & 6 terrific grandchildren!



  • Strengths Finder Signature Themes: Achiever, Maximizer, Connectedness, Arranger, Learner
  • Balanced marriage of pastoral heart, leadership gifts, and administrative skills.
  • Vision implementer with emphasis on leadership development.
  • Strategic planner with organizational, staff, and management skills.
  • Pragmatic systems designer in a purpose-driven environment.

Career Highlights:

  • Led staffs up to 115 FT and PT people and a budget of $6.5M through worship attendance growth of 1800 to 4500 over 14 years.
  • Acted as pastoral caregiver for up to seventeen-person pastoral team.
  • Assisted in developing mission and core values. Provided daily operational direction through senior staff to all ministry and operational programs to assure implementation of the vision.
  • Developed and taught leadership training courses with 300 graduates in three years.
  • Developed new staff organizational models to handle growth, increasing complexity, and changing needs.
  • Directed and implemented short & long-range strategic planning cycles including goal setting and tracking.
  • Acted as primary spokesperson of our church-growth vision and model to visiting pastors from U.S. and overseas.
  • Leadership of $19M state-of-the-art campus relocation in California and $9M worship center addition in Michigan.


  • Co-founder of Executive Pastors Network in Southern California
  • On original leadership team for 6 years at     
  • On original leadership team for Full Strength Network 
  • Ordained Pastor
  • Licensed architect in USA and the UK.
  • Property owner based title "Lord Robert Feitl of Glencoe" 







2003 - 2013


Gracespring Bible Church

Executive Pastor

 (Attendance 1800)

Southwest Michigan
2001 - 2003

New Venture Christian Fellowship    

Executive Pastor 

 (Attendance 3000)

San Diego, CA suburbs
1987 - 2001

Calvary Community Church

Executive Pastor 

 (Attendance 4500)

Los Angeles, CA suburbs

1969 - 1987

Architect and Construction Manager,

Regional Vice President

 in two multinational  

 design & construction  


 (Managed staffs

 of five to seventy-five  

 and projects of $1M - $1billion+)       

Los Angeles, London, Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Frankfurt, New York City, San Diego, Phoenix, Sacramento, Tuscon