Tim Townsend


Tim was elected to serve as the President of the PCA Foundation in 2019. Born in Michigan, he graduated from Bob Jones University in 1987 with a degree in accounting and returned to his home state to earn a J.D. from the University of Michigan Law School in 1990. After serving as a law clerk for the late Wendell A. Miles of the United States District Court for the Western District of Michigan, he served with the law firm of Wendell Bird in Atlanta, where he practiced corporate and tax law, and represented tax-exempt organizations. He later served as a founding principal of Myers, Townsend and McKee. Prior to joining the Foundation, Tim served for thirteen years as general counsel and member of the executive team of the National Christian Foundation where among other duties he oversaw the development of its leading-edge tax-efficient gift strategies.