Advisory Council Member Bio

Dr. Donald Calhoun

Don retired as an Executive Director at Hughes Aircraft Company after a 33-year career in engineering and management.  He then completed CFP training as a financial planner and became a CTEC Registered Tax Preparer, IRS Tax Return Specialist and an AARP Tax Aide.  Since 1999, Don has served as a financial advisor pro bono for families, and became the Chief Financial Officer at Baycities Community Church Lomita in 2012.  Don joined Kingdom Advisors in 2014 and has led efforts to serve local pastors and write papers on financial planning and the Bible’s teaching on how we should manage the money that God has entrusted to our care.

Don has a BS in EE from Stanford University, an MS in Engineering and Ph.D. in Computer Science from UCLA and an Executive Management Certificate from UCLA. He’s been an advisor to Stanford, UCLA and Harvey Mudd.

Don and Diana Calhoun have taught 4 different financial classes at Downey First Christian Church and Baycities Lomita and they work together as a team in serving families, pastors and 3 Elders.