Meet the President

Rev. Dr. Cleveland Taft Andre Mason, 2nd
Vision is the ability to think about or plan the future with imagination or wisdom.
President Mason has prolific vision and is committted to forging a new direction and preparing a new generation of leaders for the state convention. It is his desire to build strong Christian communities to lead the convention. His approach to strengthening communities for the road ahead has been embraced by all. ​President Mason is a positive, passionate, productive, and progressive leader--leadership that you can count on! He strongly believes that for us to advance the Kingdom of God, we must first reinforce our foundations and work together tirelessly to lift the name of Jesus. "And I, when I am lifted up from the earth, will draw all men unto me." -John 12:32.
President Mason is a community enthusiast and activist, involved in activities and projects specifically designed to make a difference in the community.  His education, training, experiences, and divine calling have led him down this path. Dr. Mason works with BRIDGE Maryland, advocating for social and political change. He worked tirelessly to help change the minimum wage law in Maryland. Working with the Maryland Faith Health Network, he advocated for healthcare availability and affordability and other related issues which yielded the recent victory of drug affordability legislation. Dr. Mason continues to work to help end crime and violence throughout the state.
President Mason has held leadership positions with various religious organizations, including Vice President of the Baptist Ministers’ Conference of Baltimore & Vicinity, Vice President-at-Large for the Congress of Christian Education of the Progressive Baptist Convention of Maryland, and President of the Pastors' Conference of Baltimore & Vicinity. President Mason is a world-wide evangelist and Bible instructor, certified counselor, and CEO of New Life Media Ministries and the New Life Community Development Corporation. He is a covenant partner of the Benny Hinn, Creflo Dollar, and T.D. Jakes Ministries, and a member of Peace for the City Pastors & Congregations Coalition and the Pastors' Prayer Group of Baltimore. 
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