Communicator, author, and pastor, ANDY STANLEY founded Atlanta-based North Point Ministries in 1995. Today, NPM is comprised of six churches in the Atlanta area and a network 30 churches around the globe, collectively serving nearly 70,000 people weekly.
The author of 20-plus books, including Ask It, How to Be Rich, Deep & Wide, Visioneering, and Next Generation Leader, Andy Stanley holds an undergraduate degree in journalism from Georgia State University and a Masters degree from Dallas Theological Seminary, and is considered one of the most influential living pastors in America.
In the digital world, his success reaches well beyond local Atlanta-area walls. Nearly three million of Stanley’s messages, leadership videos, and podcasts are accessed from North Point’s website monthly.
In 2012, Your Move with Andy Stanley premiered on NBC after Saturday Night Live, giving him an even wider audience with which to share his culturally relevant, practical insight for life and leadership. Currently, over 5 million episodes are consumed each month through television and podcast, underscoring Stanley’s impact not only as a communicator but also as an influencer of culture.