Tony was born in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. He is an ordained minister and for over 20 years Tony has spent a great deal of time training young men and women to be exceptional leaders in their communities, schools and local churches. After having coached in the public school system at the High School level and K - 8. Tony accepted a position as Substance Abuse Director at a center for young men. From youth support, parent support and life coaching, Tony’s resume is indicative of his passion for our youth. Tony is very passionate and vocal about the importance of pastors Standing Up for the children in their congregations and communities.