Richard Rosendo – Campus Director
Richard Rosendo is the Campus Director for the Ft. Lauderdale Faith Farm Ministries. Included in his long list of credentials, he has an Associates Degree in Computer Science/Information Systems and a two year degree in Mechanical Engineering. While working at Lockheed Aeronautical Company, he was awarded a Certificate of Excellence for three consecutive years for being the top rated Program Analyst. He was awarded a Certificate of Achievement by the US Air Force for exceptional service and presentation and final approval of aircraft delivery. Finally, he was awarded a commendation for his work on a top secret project in regards to Desert Storm and received two purple hearts in combat while serving in the Marines in Vietnam. A great victory for Faith Farm, Richard came to us eleven years ago as a student and has since worked his way up to his current position of Campus Director. Today, he enjoys ministering, the arts and sports.
Luis Morales – Assistant Campus Director
Luis Morales is the Assistant Campus Director at Ft. Lauderdale. He joined Faith Farm Ministries in 2015. With a plethora of experience in transportation logistics, he has been a real asset to Faith Farm in our Trucks, Dock and Warehouse department. He then became the New Furniture Manager. His expertise is in developing complex logistic functions, processes and software, DOT compliance, developing efficient routing and delivery, and exceeding expectations of quality customer service. He attended World Harvest Bible Training Center in Pennsauken, New Jersey. God gave Luis a heart for men’s addiction recovery, which led him to Faith Farm Ministries. In addition to his duties as the Assistant Campus Director, he also teaches classes and provides biblical counseling to the men in the program.
Douglas Lidwell – Pastor
Douglas Lidwell is a graduate of Monmouth College in Monmouth, Illinois, where he earned his B.A. in Communications. He also earned a degree in Theology from Dan El Christian College in the Chicago area. Douglas is a certified minister of Theophostic counseling … studying, practicing and pursuing both emotional and physical healing via the completed work of Christ on the cross. He was ordained as a pastor at Christ Temple Church in Huntington, West Virginia, after serving as an associate pastor in an urban mission church plant in Pekin, Illinois. Douglas and his wife, Heather, have four children. Their family is mission-minded, believing it is the will of God for their family to bring life and freedom wherever God has placed them. Douglas answered the call of God to come to Faith Farm and minister the abundance of grace and the gift of righteousness, to see families restored, and to advance the kingdom of God by strengthening men in a dynamic way that focuses on their identity in Christ.
Tim McLean – Intake Counselor
Tim McLean is Faith Farm’s Intake Counselor at the Fort Lauderdale Campus. Tim has been married to Marie for 25 years and has 2 college-age sons. Originally from Detroit, Michigan, Tim came to Florida in 2001 so that Marie could be near her West Indies roots. Tim obtained Bachelor & Masters Business Degrees in Human Resources and Project Management from the American Intercontinental University (AIU) -South Florida, and serves as President of the Alumni Association. As the alumni president, he has partnered with several well-known community-based organizations, including The American Red Cross, Pembroke Pines YMCA, The Ronald McDonald House of Fort Lauderdale, and The National Black MBA Association, Inc., to name a few. He taught elementary school in Broward Public Schools for 10 years. He’s also served as an adjunct instructor and tutor at AIU for 5 years. He returns to faith-based counseling since working as a youth counselor for Youth for Christ ministry as a young adult. Finally, for leisure, Tim enjoys keeping fit by running in the local neighborhood parks and working out at 24 Hour Fitness.