President and founder of Clay Student Leadership. The CLAY program teaches leadership principles to students and parents in the public schools. He received a Masters degree in Leadership from Indiana Wesleyan University. He is also graduate from Rehma Bible and attended Dallas Christian College from 2002-2004. He is an author of several books, youth ministry curriculum resources, and served as Youth Pastor for 18 years in Dallas, Texas. With a passion for the teens of this nation and Latin America, Abel is crossing boundaries and building a dynamic program in many cities. He is a sought after speaker both in English and Spanish leadership training events. He also worked in corporate America where he was instrumental in working with over 450 employees and millions of dollars of inventories. His experience with the corporate world mixed with the ministry knowledge has allowed him to develop, direct, and position Clay Student Leadership INC. for greater impact to our nation. Abel resides in Dallas with his wife Mary and their family.