Kelvin Cochran’s employment with the Shreveport Fire Department began in 1981 as a firefighter, where he worked his way through the ranks to fire chief in 1999. On January 2, 2008, he was appointed fire chief of the City of Atlanta Fire Rescue Department. On August 17, 2009, he was appointed as the United States fire administrator by President Barack Obama. On June 19, 2010, he was re-appointed by Mayor Kasim Reed as fire chief of the City of Atlanta Fire Rescue Department.
Kelvin graduated from Woodlawn High School in 1978. In 1999, he graduated from Wiley College with a bachelor’s degree in organizational management. He also graduated from Louisiana Tech University in 2004 with a master’s degree in industrial and organizational psychology; and is currently pursuing a doctorate degree in interdisciplinary leadership from Creighton University. He served as deacon and teacher at Elizabeth Baptist Church, until being called into the ministry in January 2015; where he currently serves as chief strategic officer/chief operating officer. He and his wife, Carolyn, are the parents of three children and one granddaughter.
Who Told You That You Were Naked?
Men can overcome nakedness and condemnation of sin and be fully clothed in the righteousness of Christ. This session will help men live their values as new creations in Christ.
Breakout Session #3, Saturday, 10:45 a.m. – 12:00 p.m., Room 207 A&B
The Law of Divine Alignment
Aligned men are those who confess Christ as Savior and are in pursuit of God’s purpose, calling, and destiny under the Lordship of Christ. This session establishes the framework of biblical manhood and the manner of how God works in men as sons, husbands, fathers, and leaders for His glory.
Breakout Session #4, Saturday, 3:00 p.m. – 4:15 p.m., Room 207 A&B