Dwight grew up in Montclair, N.J. He attended Rutgers University where he received his BS in Mechanical Engineering in 1960. He later went to NYU and received his MBA in 1981. He spent his career in the Natural Gas industry, retiring from Bay State Gas Company in 1997. He and his wife, Gwen, have been blessed with five children and thirteen grandchildren and praise the Lord that all are following Him. Dwight and Gwen moved from Oakland, N.J. to Wayland, MA in 1983 where they attended Trinitarian Congregational Church for twenty years. In 2003 they moved to Cape Cod and joined Christ Chapel. Dwight was elected to the Elder Board in 2010. His passion is Missions, having previously served as chairman of the Missions Committee at Trinitarian and then at Christ Chapel.