Dr. Jeanne Porter King is passionate about the Word of God and helping women and men to discover and unlock their leadership potential. She is a Bible teacher, preacher, educator, author, consultant, and a popular conference and retreat leader. Currently serving on Pastoral staff for ministry development of a mega-church in Chicago, Dr. Porter King has a heart for God and for people as she draws upon over twenty five years of ministry leadership and organizational consulting to bring her unique style and godly wisdom to churches and corporations.
Her writings focus on leadership and leadership development, especially as it relates to women and churches. She is the author of Leading Ladies: Transformative Biblical Images for Women’s Leadership and Leading Lessons: Insights on Leadership from Women of the Bible. Dr. Porter King received both Bachelor and Master of Science degrees from The Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio, the Master of Arts of Theological Studies (with an emphasis on spiritual formation and leadership) from McCormick Theological Seminary in Chicago and the Doctor of Philosophy in Organizational Communication from Ohio University in Athens, Ohio.
Previously, Dr Porter King served on the faculties of DePaul University and North Park University and currently serves as adjunct faculty for the Executive Leadership Certificate Program at McCormick Theological Seminary.