Joe Hancock currently serves as trust counsel for Baptist Foundation of Texas and its subsidiary, Concord Trust Company, located in Dallas, Texas, having rejoined the Foundation staff in 2002 after three years as Trust Counsel at Children’s Medical Center of Dallas. He has practiced exclusively in the area of charitable gift planning for the past 15 years, focusing on technical issues related to the research, drafting and implementation of all types of charitable gifts. Joe’s responsibilities include counseling with nonprofit organizations and prospective donors regarding matters of taxation, trust law, estate planning and administration, and charitable giving. Joe holds a BBA from Baylor University and MBA and JD degrees from the University of Arkansas and is admitted to practice in Texas and Arkansas. He is a member of the North Texas Chapter of the Partnership for Philanthropic Planning.