Rev. Franklin Graham is an author and renowned speaker. He is president and CEO of the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association and Samaritan’s Purse, an international Christian relief and evangelism organization. Franklin carries on the work of his father, the late Rev. Billy Graham, by speaking and evangelizing in person and via broadcast and digital platforms. He has met privately with five U.S presidents as well as world leaders from Europe, Africa, Asia, and Latin America. The organizations he leads have been instrumental in helping people impacted by crises throughout the world. Franklin and his wife, Jane, reside in Boone, N.C., and have four grown children and many grandchildren.