Larry
Mercer, D.Min.

  • LETU Board Member Since: 2000

  • Executive Consultant/Leadership Coach, Therapon Leadership Services


Biography

Larry's work experience has included interaction with the public school system, adult prison system, local church ministry, juvenile justice system and Christian higher education. Prior to his current position, he was the president of Washington Bible College/Capitol Bible Seminary and senior vice president for media and church ministries at Moody Bible Institute. He received his bachelor’s degree in psychology from East Carolina University and a master of theology in pastoral ministries and doctor of ministry in education from Dallas Theological Seminary. Larry has served as Sunday school teacher, deacon, elder and associate pastor. He speaks at churches and Christian conferences around the country and has authored a book on Christian parenting.

 

Commitment to LETU

Larry has previously served as the vice chair of the board. He assisted LETU by conducting a cultural competency audit and guided the university in its faith-based cultural competency training. He and his wife, Annie, live in Cedar Hill, Texas, and have a daughter who graduated from LETU in 2007.