Pastor Kedric L. McKnight
Kedric L. McKnight is a cum-laude graduate of Texas Southern University located in Houston, Texas, where he completed a Bachelor of Science degree in Public Affairs and minored in Psychology. Mr. McKnight matriculated through Trinity Theological Seminary in Newburgh, IN and has received a Master of Arts degree from Dallas Baptist University in Professional Development with a concentration in Leadership Management and Conflict Resolution.
He is a member of the illustrious Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Incorporated and has over twenty years of federal government experience with approximately 18 years of federal law enforcement experience, where he served as the Assistant Special Agent with the Office of Inspector General for Investigations. He is a licensed and certified mediator/leadership coach, and has served as the regional Chaplain for the National Organization of Black Law Enforcement Executives (NOBLE).
Rev. McKnight is currently the Founder and Senior Pastor of the New Life Bible Fellowship Church located in Grand Prairie, Texas. He currently works in the capacity as the Assistant Director of Academic Advisement and Student Re-entry for Brown Mackie College in Bedford, Texas. He has worked in the capacity as a Criminal Justice Adjunct Professor for the University of Phoenix, Brown Mackie College and Dallas Bible Theological Institute in Dallas, Texas. He is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of MPACT Strategies, a company established to target leadership training, motivational speaking and private and corporate mediation consultation. Pastor McKnight is currently in the process of initiating a ground breaking ministry called "K.L. McKnight Ministries", which will focus on the holistic needs for individuals within urban and metropolitan areas of the city.
Some of Rev. McKnight's acknowledgements include: Congressional White House Letter of Appreciation and Encouragement from President Barack Obama for his tireless efforts in the West Dallas Community and the surrounding areas; a Letter of Commendation from former Dallas Mayor, Tom Leppert and the launch of a boys mentoring program called, "Joshua's Journey-Transforming Boys to Men."
Pastor McKnight has 2 sons, Kedric Jackson McKnight and Karson Len McKnight and enjoys family.
Contact Pastor McKnight at: PastorMcKnight@newlifebiblefc.org