Dr. Frederick D. Haynes III has been Senior Pastor of the Friendship-West Baptist Church in Dallas, Texas, for 30 years. He leads with a commitment to Christ, passion for people and yearning for community transformation. To that end, he has grown Friendship-West to nearly 12,000 during his tenure as Pastor.
Committeed to education, Dr. Haynes has the following degrees:
Dr. Haynes is an author, radio show host and foremost a Pastor.
Like the late Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Haynes believes in using theology to impact societal needs and issues. He serves in leadership capacities for organizations who champion social change:
Committed to intellectual excellence in both the church and academia, Haynes is also a Board Member of Paul Quinn College where he has also served as adjunct professor.
Dr. Haynes is married to Debra Peek-Haynes, founder and president of Quorum Commercial, a Dallas commercial real estate firm.
They are the parents of one beautiful daughter, Abeni Jewel Haynes.
Jerilyn Edmonds, Program Coordinator
Alisa Jones, Director, Continuing Education Services
Updated September 10, 2013