Dr. Ron Gleason was born on May 1, 1945 in Charlotte, NC. From 1963-1967 he attended The Citadel in Charleston, SC. While at The Citadel, he was a platoon leader, a member of the Senior Sunday Color Guard, was inducted into the Economic Honor Society, was a member of the Dean’s List, a Distinguished Military Student, and a member of the wrestling team. From 1970-1973 he worked for Pfizer Laboratories in Knoxville, TN, where the Lord called him out of spiritual darkness and into His light.
From 1973-1975 he attended Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary in South Hamilton, MA, receiving his M.Div. degree Magna Cum Laude.
He was the founding pastor of Grace Presbyterian Church (PCA) in Yorba Linda, CA, where he served from 1995-2016.
He has been married to Sarah Ann Gleason for fifty-one years and has six children, one of whom is with the Lord. Sally and Ron have been blessed with eighteen grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. He currently lives with his wife and special needs daughter in Bluffton, SC.