Pastor BRYAN L. CARTER
Since 2003, Pastor Carter leads our 9,000 member congregation and serves on several boards and coalitions with other leaders.
Bryan Carter serves as the Senior Pastor of Concord Church and is the lead staff member of our 9,000 member congregation. He is also committed to serving our community and the city of Dallas, and is currently serving on the boards of Impact Dallas Capital and Frost Bank Dallas. He leads Harmony Community Development Corporation (LINK), an organization committed to improving the community of southern Dallas through building stronger families and economic development. He also leads the African American Pastors Coalition, a fellowship of over sixty churches committed to serving and addressing key needs in the Dallas community. His past board service includes the Dallas Mayor’s Taskforce Against Domestic Violence, Dallas Habitat for Humanity, Dallas ISD Education Foundation, and Mentoring Brother to Brother. He is also a member of the Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity.
As a published author, Pastor Carter also serves as a co-presenter for 33 The Series, a curriculum on authentic manhood published by Lifeway, and a presenter for The Art of Marriage, a curriculum published by Family Life Ministries.
Bryan is a graduate of Oklahoma State University where he earned a Bachelor of Science in Secondary Education with a focus in Science and Math and a graduate of Dallas Theological Seminary where he received a Master of Arts in Christian Education with a specialization in Family Ministry. He also is a recipient of an honorary Doctorate of Divinity from Dallas Baptist University. Bryan is married to his college sweetheart, Stephanie Sadberry-Carter, has two daughters, Kaitlyn and Kennedy, and has one son, Carson.
Stephanie Carter, affectionately known as "Lady Carter," provides leadership to the women of Concord church and the community. She serves approximately 500 women through Women of Worth, a weekly Bible study led by Concord Church, and leads the women of our church passionately with a focus on creativity, service, and biblical teaching.
She is a graduate of the University of Oklahoma with Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education. She served as a teacher and instructional specialist in Fort Worth ISD for six years.