Pastor Dr. Julwel Kenney has been saved and filled with Holy Spirit for over 40+ years. She is an ordained Pastor and an anointed praise and worship leader who believes in giving God all the glory according to Psalms 150: 6 “Let everything that has breath praise the LORD”. She is a self-motivated, energetic, hardworking, ambitious, enthusiastic, goal and result-oriented skilled leader who always strives for excellence. She is dedicated to whatever she puts her mind to achieve—spiritually, personally, and professionally.
Pastor Dr. Kenney was raised in the church and has overcome many of life challenges by depending and trusting in God. As a result, she is able to relate to many individuals, especially women, who are struggling with so many personal issues, including self-esteem and self-confidence. God has called and anointed her to minister to many hurting women to let them know it’s their time to arise and be lifted above their circumstances in order to achieve their destiny, and be women of excellence. She loves encouraging, enriching, and empowering individuals to build a relationship with God so that they can achieve the greatness God has put in them in order to be all they can be for God’s glory.
Over the years, she has ministered to many pastors, bishops, apostles, executives, and others in leadership positions to encourage them to succeed, handle difficult situations, and depend on God for direction. She has held many leadership positions within churches and corporate organizations. She has facilitated Leadership Transformation Workshops to help people develop into assets not liabilities. Today, God has created opportunities for her to cross cultural barriers and minister. Pastor Dr. Kenney ministers to single individuals and married couples from many different nationalities and guide them in their personal and professional transformation process through the Word of God so that they can stay focus and soar high as an eagle into their God-given destinies.
She has over 25+ years of secular and church leadership experiences and believes in leading by example. In addition, God has blessed Pastor Dr. Kenney to be a leadership professional, keynote motivational speaker, college professor, and life and business coach. Also, she is the CEO of JK Personal and Professional Development Consulting Company with an earned strong educational background that has culminated in a Ph.D in Organizational Behavior, Ph.D. in Training and Performance Improvement, MS in Organizational Leadership, MBA in Human Resources Management, and BS in Organizational Management to complement her leadership and personal development experiences. In addition, Dr. Kenney is a Certified Change Management Professional (CCMP), Certified DISC Behaviour Coach (CDC), and Certified Executive Coach (CEC).
God has blessed her to be a national and international three time author of 1)"How to Bring Out the Best in You: The Journey to Personal Transformation and Leadership; 2) “Bringing Out the Best in You Through Life Challenges: It is Your Time to Achieve” and “Goals and Proven Strategies for Success by the Industry’s Leading Experts” (co-authored with Dr. Steve Covey, Les Brown, and Dr. John Gray). She has appeared on several national and international radio talk shows and DayBreak television show to speak about her books. God has created opportunities for her to travel nationally and internationally preaching the gospel and teaching on leadership principles to cultivate and nurture the greatness God has planned for their life.
Pastor Dr. Kenney has been married to her husband, Bishop Keith Kenney, for over 33+ years. She always states “he is a man after God’s own heart and has a heart for the people of God”.
Her favorite scriptures are 1 Corinthians 15:58 - “Therefore, my beloved brethren, be ye stedfast, unmovable, always abounding in the work of the Lord, forasmuch as ye know that your labour is not in vain in the Lord.” and Philippians 4:13 – “I can do all things through Christ that strengthens me”.