P.O. Box 6663 Evansville, IN 47719

Our Coaches

River of Hope’s Founders and Coaches, Kevin and Esther Wilson, have been married for 21 years and have four children (7-14 years old) and live in Evansville, Indiana.

Rev. Dr. Kevin Wilson

Kevin has served in vocational ministry since 1999.  He is part artist, entrepreneur, athlete, coach and writer. He taught creative writing and high school English for several years before serving in pastoral ministry.  He can usually be found coaching youth football or baseball or introducing his children to 80’s music or being a Spotify DJ.

Esther Wilson

Esther is a Certified Fund Raising Executive, which means she helps organizations and individuals reach their goals and dreams.  This credential is the “gold standard” for a fundraising specialist in the non-profit world.

Additionally, Esther studied elementary education at the University of Illinois and was a science teacher and school administrator for five years.

Also, she enjoys cooking and playing group games (especially Ticket To Ride, or TTR).