Cary Hilliard is a Director of Edification and Philanthropy for Edify. Prior to joining the Edify team, Cary served for 28 years in pastoral ministry across several states across the South. He and his family have recently returned to his home state and now live in Oklahoma City. Cary is an ordained Baptist minister who earned a BA in Religion from Oklahoma Baptist University, an MDiv from Truett Seminary of Baylor University, and a Doctorate from Gardner Webb University School of Divinity. He has also served on a number of nonprofit Board of Directors and committees.

Cary has a passion for ministry, equipping, and discipleship. He loves developing relationships and empowering others.

Cary has been blessed in marriage to Kelli and they have three children: Auburn, Carson, and Eden. He is an avid fan of Broadway musicals, the New York Yankees, Dallas Cowboys, and Oklahoma Sooners.