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Sterling W. Huston, 1936-2012
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Full name

Sterling W. Huston

Birth

May 19, 1936, in Perham, Maine

Death June 29, 2012, in Rochester, New York

Family

 

Parents

Walter and Florence Tupper Huston

 

Marital Status

Married Esther Volonino in 1965

 

Children

Son and daughter

Ordination

1982 in Rochester, New York

Education

 

1953

Graduated from Washburn (Maine) High School

 

1958

B.S., University of Maine, Orono

 

1959

M.S., University of Maine, Orono

 

1959-1960

University of Rochester, New York

 

1984

Roberts Wesleyan College, Honorary Doctor of Divinity

Career

 

1958-1961

Eastman Kodak Company, industrial engineer

 

1966-

Billy Graham Evangelistic Association

 

1966-1969

Crusade coordinator

 

1969-1971

Personnel assistant for Associate crusades

 

1972-1973

Director of associate crusades

 

1974-2001

Director of crusades for North America

 

1983

Amsterdam ‘83 speaker

 

2001-2012

Director of Special Ministries

 

1986

Amsterdam ‘86 speaker

 

1994

Chair of North American Conference for Itinerant Evangelists ‘94

  1984-2012 Chairman of the BGEA-Billy Graham Center Liaison Committee from its creation
  1991-2012 Member of the board of directors of Evangelism Explosion International chairman of the board from 2008
  1999-2012 Chairman of the Internet Evangelism Coalition

Other significant information

Served on the boards of several organizations such as Bethany Home in Rochester, New York

Author of The Billy Graham Crusade Handbook (1983) and Crusade Evangelism and the Local Church (1984)


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