Terry Wilcox has served as the Executive Director of the Bridgeport Rescue Mission since January 1, 2002. He is an ordained minister with 25 years experience as a pastor and 15 years in Rescue Mission ministry. He has held ministry positions in York, Pennsylvania, Seattle, Washington, Damascus, Maryland, San Diego, California, Warrenton, Virginia and Colorado Springs, Colorado.
He has led mission teams to Mexico, Nicaragua, Russia, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Kenya, and South Africa. Terry serves on the Board of Directors of Sons of Thunder, Inc., which owns and operates a large farm in Zambia, providing agricultural training, medical clinics, schools, famine relief and an orphanage for infants. He is the Vice President of Encouragement, Inc., which operates five orphanages, leadership training and 55 churches in Western Kenya. He serves on the Board of Directors of the Hartford Rescue Mission and Dexter and Friends.
Terry has conducted several study tours in the Holy Lands and often speaks at camp meetings, Bible conferences, men’s retreats, and churches.
Terry and his wife, Danielle, live in Bridgeport. They have 3 children and 3 grandchildren.