Samuel L. Hayes, Jr., PhD was born in Orlando, FL and grew up abroad: Panama, Germany, Alaska, and NC; his family resides in the historic town of Fayetteville, North Carolina. He is the son of SFC (Ret.) Samuel and Marcia Hayes. Samuel adores his wife Andrea, and their three adventurous children. Sam is a soldier, a clergyman, an academic, and a businessman. He combines scholarly insights with relevant experience to develop the next generation of global strategic leaders.
Dr. Sam began his academic journey at Fayetteville State University and after enlisting in the U.S. Army, transitioned to the University of Phoenix where he graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Business Management. He continued his education, receiving a Master’s in Business Administration (MBA) from American Intercontinental University, Master’s in Information Strategy and Political Warfare from the Naval Postgraduate School. He earned a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Organization and Management with a Leadership specialization from Capella University and is pursuing a degree from Fuller Theological Seminary.
U.S. Army Major Hayes served as a Military Intelligence enlisted solider, and as a Cavalry officer Currently, he is serving in special operations as a Civil Affairs officer with over 22 years of combined experience. Sam is the Apostle of His Glory International Ministries, an impactful author, and the CEO of Men of Distinction Excellence and Legacy (M.O.D.E.L.) a mentorship group for young men. Sam is a member of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc.
To reach Sam for information on leadership, strategic design, consulting, or guest speaking please visit his websites: drsam-drdreahayes.com or e-mail: email@example.com
Andrea Hayes, PhD, LCMHC was raised in St. Pauls, NC, but born in Miami, FL. She is the daughter of Albert and Rosie Marsh, Sr. She is a devoted wife to Samuel L. Hayes, Jr., and the proud mother of three beautiful children (Stefone, Shirod, and Ashara); her love for her family is indescribable. She is a former educator who is now a therapist. Her passion for helping people is the driving force behind her determination to make a difference within her local community and the Christian community, nationally and internationally.
Andrea is a proud graduate of Fayetteville State University with a bachelor’s degree in English Literature. After undergraduate school, she continued her education and became a licensed middle grades educator. The passion that she has for helping students led her to eventually become a Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselor (LCMHC) and earn her PhD in Advanced Studies in Human Behavior (Counseling).
Andrea is also the Prophetess of His Glory International Ministries. She is an up and coming author, the Founder / CEO of Rivers of Peace Counseling Services, PLLC, and the founder Ladies of Vivid Elegance (L.O.V.E), a mentorship group for young ladies. She is also a member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.
To reach Andrea for counseling, consulting, or motivational speaking engagements, please visit her websites: drsam-drdreahayes.com or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org