Leland Paris is the Director of Youth With A Mission (YWAM) in Tyler, Texas. He has also served as YWAM's Director of the Americas, overseeing the regions of North, South and Central America, and the Caribbean. Leland is a member of YWAM's Global Leadership Team.
Having served in International YWAM leadership for the last three decades, Leland has pioneered many new works. He is presently pioneering several works in Asia, including a feeding program in a famine stricken region. The YWAM campus that he directs has discipled thousands of young people through various training schools, many of whom have gone on to start other YWAM bases.
Leland has a passion to see revival and spiritual awakening in America, and for this generation to make an impact on the world with the Gospel.