Matthew 25:40 Board of Directors

Mike Bencheck

Mike is the president of the Board of Directors and pastor of The Matthew 25:40 Project. He owns his own consulting firm after retiring from Verizon. Mike's focus is on empowering the homeless and near homeless to realize their full potential. Mike and his wife Judy reside in Richardson, TX and have five children and two grandchildren.

Judy Bencheck

Judy is Vice President and Treasurer of the Board of Directors. As a native Texan, Judy is grateful to be a part of The Matthew 25:40 Project and to serve in the community where she grew up. She has spent over 20 years working in administrative and accounting fields. Over the last few years Judy has felt a calling to be a voice and advocate for those who sometimes are not heard. This led her to become a full time student after a long absence and finish a degree in Social Work. Judy lives in Richardson with her husband Mike and 3 dogs. They have 5 children and 2 grandchildren

Tracy Murphree

Tracy holds the position of Secretary on the Board of Directors and has been a long-time volunteer of The Matthew 25:40 Project. She has been involved in ministry work for over 15 years as a lay counselor, bible study leader and a faithful volunteer in multiple positions. She has also traveled to Africa to spread the love of Christ with the Kenyan people. Tracy has a heart for people who have faced obstacles in their life and is determined to show them unconditional love and hope. Tracy resides in Plano, TX and has two adult sons and one grandson has worked in Corporate Real Estate for over 17 years.

Maudine Alexander

Maudine is retired from Texas Health and Human Services since 2006. She is a newlywed and enjoys cooking and entertaining family and friends.

Bettie Wiggins

Bettie lives in Garland, Texas, she is a retired “Program Support Housing Specialist”, for the Santa Ana, California Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). She is a member of Springcreek Church, serves on the WE Team, and facilitates a bible study in her home. Her hobbies include a love for cooking, especially baking and converting traditional meals and recipes to gluten free. She also enjoys, making novelty soap, and researching the internet on various ideas and projects. Matthew 5:8 - (KJV) - Blessed are the pure in heart: for they shall see God.

Pam Cruz

Pam Cruz has worked for the City of Garland for 27 years. She is a compassionate supporter of The Matthew 25:40 Project and dedicated to informing those around her of the good which can be done. She enjoys baking, crafts, and spending time with her granddaughter Sadie. Pam resides in Garland with her husband Erick, 3 dogs and 5 cats. They have 4 children and 1 grandchild.

Craig Wheeler

Craig is semi-retired from the machine shop business. He is the grandfather of one beautiful baby. He enjoys serving in many capacities at the Matthew 25:40 Project. He is a bit of a food snob and is on a first name basis with people at Central Market.