Prior to his role as Pastor, Pastor Wilkes has served faithfully in ministry for over 13 years. Pastor Wilkes received his Bachelors of Arts Degree in Religious Studies from Carroll University in Waukesha, Wisconsin. He was the recipient of the Carroll University Division of Humanities and Social Sciences 2011 Religious Studies Award, for his outstanding work in the classroom, the church and in the community. Pastor Wilkes is a member of Pastors United under the mentorship and spiritual guidance of Bishop Lyle Dukes and Pastor Deborah Dukes of Harvest Life Changers Church International in Woodbridge VA. Pastor Wilkes is a loving husband and father.