About Arthur

 

Arthur is an ordained minister, visionary, entrepreneur, consultant, and empowerment coach who received two Master Degrees from Oral Roberts University . He is a Licensed Professional and National Certified Counselor,  and has founded several organizations to include: Destiny Church International, Purpose Institute and Discipleship Center,  and Kingdom Advancements in Tucson , AZ.

Arthur served his country as an Officer in the United States Air Force Reserves (USAFR) for 34 years. He has served as the Executive Director of Counseling and National Director of Purity with Purpose for Bishop Carlton Pearson at Higher Dimensions Family Church , Tulsa , OK . He has also completed extensive study in the areas of leadership and team development. Arthur has provided corporate training, consulting and coaching for organizations as diverse as the USAFR, psychiatric hospitals, and leading clergy from around the country.

He is an empowerment coach to mid-level and beginning entrepreneurs, pastors, and organizational leaders. Providing them with the tools to manage the expectations of those above and below them as they “Maximize to Mobilize” (M2M). He has provided hundreds of presentations to ministries of all sizes such as Windsor Village UMC in Houston , TX and to organizations such as Raytheon in Tucson , AZ. His humorous, yet no nonsense approach will provoke personal change, create a fertile atmospheres for growth, empower people, and deal with difficult situations as he challenges each participant to move from a place of comfort to their own “Empowerment Zone” (EZ).

His past creative experience on television, radio, and the performing arts, on both local and national platforms only enhances his ability to reach a variety of audiences and “keep it real.” He and his wife Glenda share in the joy of their three daughters as they serve God and fulfill purpose by loving, educating, and empowering themselves, their family, and others to “live the life they were created to live.”
 
EDUCATION
1997 - 2000 Oral Roberts University M.Div. Masters of Divinity
1996 - 1997 Oral Roberts University M.A. Christian Counseling
1988 - 1993 Park College B.S. Social Psychology
1988 - 1993 Park College B.S. Human Resources/ Management
1988 - 1991 C.C. of the Air Force A.A.S. Educational and Instructional Tech.
1988 - 1991 C.C. of the Air Force A.A.S. Survival and Rescue Operations

PROFESSIONAL LICENSURE
Licensed Professional Counselor, State of Arizona License LPC-11787

BOARD CERTIFICATION
National Certified Psychologist, Certificate Number 01595
National Certified Counselor, Certificate Number 76768
National Certified Coach

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS
American Counseling Association, Northamerican Association of Masters in Psychology, Christian Association of Psychological Studies, American Association of Christian Counselors, International Coaches Federation, Christian Coaches Network, Coachville, International Critical Incident Stress Foundation.

ADVANCED AND PROFESSIONAL TRAINING
Over fifteen years of training and experience avail upon request