An Independent Certified Coach, Teacher, Trainer and Speaker with The John Maxwell Team

About Gordon Duncan

In the past 30 years, I have taught in the public school system, managed eye clinics, led sales teams, consulted in the vinyl fencing industry, planted churches, ghost-written books, advised social media, and has published books on theology, church, eye care, and culture. 


My book “Joy in Trials”, on the book of Ruth, charted in four different countries, and my book, “Practice Progress” charted in five.  Each spent time at #1 in the respective Amazon categories (Old Testament & Optometry).  My most recent book “How to Attract Clients” can be found at 


have a Bachelor’s Degree in English from  East Carolina University and a Master’s Degree in Religion from Reformed Theological Seminary, Charlotte 


Despite epilepsy, I am passionate about running, having run over 2- marathons, and am a 2019 and 2021 Boston Marathon qualifier. 


Presently, I am the CEO of Capitalize Marketing & Consulting and Church Training Partners 


I’ve been happily married to Amy for 20 years and am the proud father of 3 wonderful girls.