Bill Hendricks

Bill Hendricks is President of The Giftedness Center, which grew out of a consulting practice he founded in 1985. For the last twenty years, he has been helping people make critical life and career decisions based on their giftedness.

Bill attended St. Mark's School of Texas and holds degrees from Harvard University, Boston University, and Dallas Theological Seminary. He is the author or coauthor of twenty-two books, including The Person Called YOU: Why You're Here, Why You Matter & What You Should Do With Your Life. He has written for numerous publications and shares his thoughts regularly at

In addition to his practice at The Giftedness Center, Bill serves as the Executive Director for Christian Leadership at The Hendricks Center at Dallas Theological Seminary.

Bill is the proud father of three grown daughters by his late wife Nancy, and ismarried to Lynn Turpin Hendricks.

Bev Godby1.jpg


Bev Godby

Bev Godby is a senior associate at The Giftedness Center. She specializes in college students, young adults, and women in various kinds of transition.

Bev holds degrees from Wheaton College and The University of Texas at Dallas. A former educator and audiologist, she is particularly attuned to how the giftedness of her clients expresses itself in the whole of their life narrative and relationships.

She is the mother of three grown daughters and is married to Dr. Dale Godby, a clinical psychologist.