Dr. Thomas Fortson (B.A., Iowa State University; M.A. and Ph.D. Michigan State University) is the former President and CEO of Promise Keepers. Before coming to Promise Keepers, Dr. Fortson spent seventeen years in corporate America serving as an administrator at General Motors Corporation and as the Vice President of Human Resources at Edwards Baking Company. Dr. Fortson currently sits on the Board of Trustees for Moody Bible Institute and on the Board of Directors of the National Religious Broadcasters.
The author of Manhood, he and his wife, Toni, were speakers with Campus Crusade for Christ for 15 years. The Fortson's have been married for over 35 years and reside in the Denver area. They are the parents of three adult children.