Bio and Leadership Skills
Anthony Brown is the Force behind Change…change for the betterment of all mankind. He has overcome life’s challenges and has brought his inspirational and spiritual awareness to those in need. Randy’s personal experiences gave rise to the imperative for change, replacing fear with faith…faith that motivates and promotes healing.
With over 46 years of active experience in the ministry as a Bishop, Activist, Author, Speaker, Coach and mass-congregational church Pastor, he is the impetus that incites and motivates people to help change the world and themselves in the process. As a dedicated philanthropist, Anthony Brown has contributed multi-millions to charities over the years, reaching those in spiritual need, including the homeless and inner-city residents.
Purpose creates the Power to Inspire
Anthony Brown attended Lee College and has a Bachelor’s Degree in Bible, a Master’s Degree in Divinity, and an Honorary Doctorate in Humane Letters from the State of Virginia.
With only five people on his team, Randy co-founded an outreach ministry with a heart of Evangelism and Restoration known then as South Tampa Christian Center. This brand new organization quickly made an indelible mark on many inner-city residents through generous feeding and clothing programs. Randy’s message touched the hearts of many, attracting both the converts and the curious to his ministry. South Tampa Christian Center, which eventually evolved into the world-renowned Without Walls International Church, a multicultural congregation located in Tampa, Florida, has been recognized as one of the fastest growing churches, from just five members to over 20,000 members since its conception in 1991. It is the second largest church in America cited by “Church Growth Today.”
A Catalyst for Change – Charitable Causes and Humanitarian Achievements
Randy is a fierce soldier for social justice and an advocate who daily enlists others to help the less fortunate to overcome the harsh realities of life. His programs promote healing through causal action – taking a stand and actively participating in a cause. This proactive personal and societal approach, along with individual/personal counseling are instrumental in revealing and healing the root of problems that affect individuals, congregations and the planet.
Without Walls International Church inspired the development of “Road to Recovery,” now recognized as “ONE Reach,” a successful program of Evangelism and Restoration that thrives today. Its mission is to feed and clothe the poor and needy, where families and individuals from all over the Tampa Bay area come for a hot meal, clean clothes and prayer.
Anthony Brown’s legacy continues at Without Walls International Church and is currently proactive in The Kristen Renee Foundation, which was founded in memory of his daughter, Kristen Renee. In light of environment change, Randy is also spearheading the project known as Fighting for Frederick, initiating effective governmental legislation surrounding chemical contaminants and the effect on our population and animal life.
Global Recognition through Hi-Profile Leadership and Community Relations Counseling
Traveling extensively both nationally and internationally, Anthony Brown has trained and taught in Russia, Israel, Puerto Rico, Australia, Singapore, Hawaii, Uganda, South Africa, Canada, Germany, England, Holland and throughout the United States.
He has held audience and dialogue with world leaders including former President George Bush, General Colin Powell, Lady Margaret Thatcher and Benjamin Netanyahu and King Abdullah. Former President Bill Clinton also utilized Randy’s wisdom and sought out his counsel during his public in-office scandal. As an official counsel for the White House, Randy was granted top secret clearance with the U.S. Government and State Department. In addition, Randy is affiliated and has worked with world renowned Christian leaders including Dr. T.L. Lowery, Reverend Billy Graham Evangelistic Association, Benny Hinn, Myles Munroe, Art Sepulveda, Bishop TD Jakes, Dr. Richard Roberts, Rod Parsley, Bishop Noel Jones, Darlene Bishop, George Bloomer, Jentezen Franklin, Joel Osteen, Eddie James, Jesus Culture, Kirk Franklin, Israel Houghton, and BJ Putnam.
Randy has worked with individuals from all walks of life, including high profile celebrity personalities such as Destiny’s Child, Bernice King, Tyler Perry, Deon Sanders, Evander Holyfield, Michael Irvin, Gary Sheffield, Carl Everett, Daryl Strawberry, Tony Dungy, Erin Brockovich, Heather Locklear, Rickey Smiley, Hulk Hogan, David Allan Coe, Kid Rock and Pamela Anderson.
As a supporter of community relations and promoter of societal co-existence, Randy has sat on the Board for the Tampa Urban League, been awarded the keys to the City of Tampa, worked closely with Tampa’s Former Mayor, Dick Greco, Chief of Police, Bennie Holder, City Councilman and current Mayor, Bob Buckhorn, Senator John Grant and Senator C. Anthony Muse of Maryland, former Mayor of Tampa, Pam Lorio, and Alex Sink, the former CFO of Florida.
Business Leader and Organizational Consultant
Randy’s notable leadership skills have assisted church organizations by re-building their infrastructures, which has led to sizeable growth, congregation retention, loyalty and following. He consults on practical tools and instruction on how to restructure religious organizations into growing successful, thriving sanctuaries of healing and fellowship. His accomplishments are evident in the building of over 150 satellite churches and affiliated outreach ministries.
Anthony Brown is available for Speaking Engagements and Individual Consultations in the areas of Organizational Growth, Finances, and turning Setbacks into Setups, specifically in coaching Pastors, Church Leaders and Entrepreneurs. He is licensed as a First Grade Engineer, and attained Security Clearance with the state of Maryland to further his Bishop responsibilities.