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Tim and Clara King

Tim King


Tim King is the President of the Greater Phoenix Executive Chapter. In October, 2015 Saeed Hosseini, Norman Cheever and FGBMFI President Richard Shakarian asked Tim and Gordy Granstrom to start an Executive Chapter in Phoenix, Arizona.

Tim is a (CMC) Certified Mortgage Consultant who originates Residential Commercial Real Estate Loans. For more than 25 years he owned and operated First Capital Mortgage Corp which had 21 branches in the Southeast USA and was headquartered in Birmingham, AL.

In 1998 Tim was awarded the “Mortgage Broker of the Year award by the NAMB “National Association of Mortgage Brokers.” As President of the Alabama Mortgage Brokers Association he lobbied with Senators and Congressmen in Washington, DC on behalf of the Mortgage Business.

In 1980 while in Enid, OK he was elected President of the FGBMFI Chapter and was later also VP of the FGBMFI Chapter in Shreveport, LA. In 1987 Tim helped Steven Kabachia, a Kenyan Minister, form “Jesus Harvester’s Ministry”. JHM now has 150 Churches, a Bible College and an Orphanage in Kenya, Africa. Tim married Clara at Milligan College 44 years ago. They have 4 grown children and 12 grandchildren.

Gordy and Judy Granstrom

Gordy Granstrom

Vice President 

Gordy Granstrom is the owner of G&G Pools for over 20 years. He was an Arizona Commercial and Residential Realtor for 10 years. The FGBMFI Paradise Valley Chapter elected him to be their President from 1979 to 1983. In 1992 FGBMFI had their National Convention in Phoenix, AZ and he was asked to be the Convention Co-Chairman.

Ed Cole with Christian Men’s Network commissioned him to be one of their Leaders and he was presented the “Sword of the Spirit” award. He has been married to Judy for over 53 years. They have 3 children and 8 grandchildren.

Jim and Joyce Jerrell

Jim Jerrell


Jim Jerrell retired from the Sun City Fire Department after 30 years. He served 4 tours of duty for the USA during Vietnam as a Crew Chief, flying a helicopter. He has studied at Liberty and Moody Bible College. Jim held the title of District Commander for 7 years with Royal Rangers and was on the National Council. He is currently the Men’s Fellowship leader in his church.
He is married to Joyce and has 3 grown children and 8 grandchildren

Holly Bennet

Holly Bennet


Holly has been a licensed Realtor in Arizona and Montana for over 10 years. She currently is a realtor recruiter for Revelation Realty in Chandler, AZ. She graduated fro the University of Alabama. She is the mother of 2 teenagers.

Tom and Anna Baker

Thomas Baker

Chapter Treasurer

Tom is currently an active investor and stock trader.
He was with Southwest Airlines for 28 years where he was an airline captain.
He was trained by the USAF to be a fighter pilot for 17 years. Tom has been married to Anna for over 46 years. They have three grown children and 4 grandchildren. They have been active in Phoenix First Assembly of God for over 30 years. He has been a youth leader, coach, and on various committees there.
He graduated from Wichita State in 1973 with a degree in Aero Engineering.