Max Wilkins served churches as a pastor in Florida and Hawaii for twenty-six years prior to becoming president and CEO of TMS Global. He has led small and large local churches, planted satellite campuses, and helped to launch more than 100 church plants during that time. Wilkins has been personally engaged in cross-cultural mission work for more than 20 years, having served and taught in more than three dozen countries around the world. He is a graduate of Candler School of Theology, Asbury Theological Seminary, and University of South Florida. Wilkins is married to Dee Dee and they have two children.