A native of Pomona, California, Dr. Dennis West is a pastor, author, speaker, educator, and entrepreneur. Dr. West began his career as a prominent disc jockey, performing on stages across the US. He later became a major market radio host, creating voiceovers and live broadcasts. He owned and operated a successful advertising agency, A-1 Media, where he provided marketing and promotion services for radio and television for his clients and reached pinnacles of success in nightclub and concert promotions. He is the owner of Reliable Realty Solutions and Good Steward Business Management.
With great honor, Dennis transitioned into ministry, and has served as the CEO of The Gospel Vision for over 20 years, a nonprofit organization known for being gospel event specialists and for its community outreach.
Dr. West is the Senior Pastor of Gospel Vision’s Faith Church in California, Las Vegas Nevada, and Knoxville Tennessee. He is Licensed and Ordained by Dr. Bill Winston of Chicago Illinois and is member of (FMA) Faith Ministry Alliance, a global pastoral covering. Dr. West holds an Honorary Doctorate of Theology, his teaching credentials in Early Childhood Education, and he has been recognized by the California State Assembly for his work with youth and is the recipient of the Community Impact Award.
As a motivational speaker, Dr. West takes his message of faith with an emphasis of “Believing your way to success” around the globe.
He is the father of two wonderful children, Hannah Renee and Naomi Lanee.