Gary Lorenz
Chairman of the board, Secretary, director

A graduate of Cal Poly Pomona’s electrical engineering program, Gary co-invented and developed an electronic ID card system used by over 1,000 colleges nationwide. He is active in numerous Christian charities and brings a keen eye to all things technological, including NC4GK’s website and social media presence.


Greg Bright          

Greg is a graduate of San Jose State University and has a 35 year history of building and developing relationships for real estate projects and charitable opportunities. He is the primary contact at NC4GK for sponsors and donors who are interested in helping us grow into a national non-profit charity. He was instrumental in developing a partnership with The Salvation Army.

He and his wife Kathy have four daughters and worship at Compass Bible Church in Aliso Viejo, California.

Mark Hutaff

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CFO, director

A graduate of San Jose State University, Mark has over 45 years experience working in finance, mostly in Silicon Valley. He has overseen multiple IPOs, volunteered as a Big Brother, served on the board of a domestic violence non-profit, and founded the Covenant Fellowship Foundation, which sent more than 1,200 youth to summer camp.

Mark's primary responsibility at NC4GK is to handle the finance and administration and to ensure proper reporting of the organization's activities. He and his wife Linda live in Southern California near their two sons and five grandchildren.


Tim Bernardy
Vice President of product donations, director

Tim is the primary liaison between NC4GK and clothing manufacturers. After studying journalism at Cal State Fullerton, Tim worked as a writer and photographer for Surfer and Surfing Magazine before transitioning to O’Neill as Marketing Director. This shift ultimately led to serving as CEO for Hot Tuna, a London-based clothing firm.

As Managing Director of Tim Bernardy, LLC, Tim develops products for clothing companies like Vans, Reef, Junk Food, Pacific Sunwear, Tilly’s, and Zumiez. He and his wife Stephanie have three children and worship at Saddleback Church in Lake Forest.

Advisory committee


John Lehner
past President, CEO, director

An entrepreneur with a deep knowledge of exercise physiology and nutrition, John has worked for Campus Crusade for Chris (Cru) in Kenya. He and his wife Mary have two daughters and worship at Harvest Church in Irvine, California.


John Link

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