Frederick D. Haynes
Dr. Frederick D. Haynes, III Senior Pastor of the Friendship-West
Baptist Church in Dallas Texas for over 28 years leads with a
commitment to Christ, passion for people and yearning for community
transformation. To that end, he has grown Friendship-West to nearly
12,000 during his tenure as Pastor.
Possessing a commitment to education he has a Bachelors Degree from
Bishop College, a Master of Divinity degree from Southwestern Baptist
Theological Seminary and a Doctor of Ministry from the Graduate
Dr. Haynes is an author, radio show host and foremost a Pastor. In all
he does he exudes the mantra of the late Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King,
Jr. - believing in the urgency of now, marrying theology with a call to
impact our sociological issues. Dr. Haynes serves in various leadership
capacities for organizations who champion social change. He is Trustee
Chair of the Samuel Dewitt Proctor Conference; he is on the Board of
Directors of the National Action Network; and on the Board of Directors
of the Conference of National Black Churches, just to name a few; and
demonstrates a commitment to intellectual excellence in both the church
and academia as he is a Board Member of Paul Quinn College where he has
also acted as adjunct professor.
Dr. Haynes is married to Debra Peek-Haynes, founder and president of
Quorum Commercial, a Dallas commercial real estate firm. They are the
parents of one beautiful daughter, Abeni Jewel Haynes.