Terence Lester

Starter of Love Beyond Walls

Terence Lester is a minister, community activist, speaker, author, and a native of Atlanta, GA. He has a strong passion for family, God, and seeing the change through tangible acts of kindness. Lester is happily married to his friend, Cecilia Lester, and they enjoy parenting their two wonderful children, Zion Joy Lester, and Terence II. Terence has 12 plus years of community organizing, writing, leadership development, creative strategizing, volunteer mobilization, public speaking, and outreach. He recently was awarded the Social Advocacy & Empowerment Award for his work in the community by the SCLC (2016 – 58th National Convention).

In 2013, he started a local non-profit (Love Beyond Walls) that has raised awareness about social injustices such as homelessness, poverty in education, and food insecurity. His public awareness campaign ideas have been viewed by over 1 Million people nationwide. One of Terence’s greatest passions involves connecting creativity to mission work, and moving people to love people where they are. Additionally, Terence holds four degrees, has spoken locally & nationally, and has written several books.

Cecilia Lester

Organizer/Public Relations

Cecilia is a native of Augusta, GA and is gratefully married to Terence. Cecilia is a wonderful mother, outstanding wife, and committed friend. Cecilia is known for planning, and putting details together.

She currently serves as the organizer for LBW. Her greatest joy comes from seeing the dots connect. Cecilia has committed her spare time to volunteering with Love Beyond Walls, and serving the community.


Dexter Culbreath

Director of Community Development

Dexter Culbreath is a husband, father and an Atlanta native with a passion for people. With 20 years of leadership experience at major retailers and some of Atlanta’s most influential churches, he has developed a knack for building and maintaining meaningful relationships as well as specializing in unifying families.

Dexter is fulfilled when he has helped someone else. Nothing brings him more joy than knowing he has delighted another. His lifestyle of selflessness serves a great addition to the Love Beyond Walls Team.

Dexter joins Love Beyond Walls as the Director of Community Development. He is elated to maximize our efforts to serve the voiceless.

Julia Webb

Administrative Assistant

Julia Webb is a wife and mom from Dallas, GA. Wherever each day takes her, Julia sees daily life as a series of opportunities to relate to the people around her and leave a positive impact. She has had a variety of jobs in education, ministry, and retail — each of them have taught her that people are the focus of life, and that’s where Julia’s heart truly lies. Julia is married to the awesomest husband of all time, Michael, and has a lively nine-year-old son named Eli. She’s pumped to join the team at Love Beyond Walls and is expectant to see how God will use her days to love and serve others in College Park!

Enrique Morgan

Graphic Designer

Enrique Morgan is a native of Atlanta, GA and has a passion for graphic design and product development. With 11 years of design work and experience with major brands, products, and applications he has developed a knowledge based for designing solid brands.

Enrique is fulfilled when he has helped someone develop a solid brand.

Enrique joins Loves Beyond Walls as a part-time Graphic Designer, and he is excited about helping LBW project a power message for the voiceless.

Johnny Taylor

Videographer

Johnny is a storyteller based in Douglasville, GA (about ten minutes west of Atlanta). He has many talents such as photography, videography, and writing. He has a strong passion for telling the stories of non-profits, do-good companies, and Christian ministries. Taylor recently joined the Love Beyond Walls team, and is excited about telling stories through video.


Board of Directors
  • David Asbury, CEO of Northwestern Benefit, Board Member
  • David Douglass, Treadstone Valuations, Board Member
  • Harvey Strickland, US Postal Service, Board Member
  • Chuck Davis, Georgia Power, Board Member
  • Frank Sabo, Entrepreneur, Board Member
  • Cecilia Lester, Board Member
  • Terence Lester, Board Member
Advisors
  • Pete Westermann
  • Dustin Jackson
  • Jennifer Hudson, Fierce Consulting Group
  • Craig Parsons, Warehouse of Hope
  • Justin Craig, Vinings Church
  • Douglas Gunby, Contender’s Church
  • Mac Lake, Multiply
  • Brian Bloye, West Ridge Church
  • Enrique Morgan, Graphic Designer
  • Billy Honor, Pulse Church

Partners/Contributors
  • SCLC Organization
  • Clark Atlanta University
  • Atlanta Hawks
  • Tyler Perry Studios
  • Zify.com
  • Greenforrest Baptist Church
  • Nissan South
  • Praise In The Park
  • Covered Bridge Church
  • North Metro Church
  • Love Joy High School
  • Kindezi School (both locations)
  • Tri-Cities High School
  • United Way (Gwinnett Chapter)
  • Humble Treasures
  • Central Baptist Church
  • Praise Academy
  • Bank of America
  • Woodward Academy
  • AKA Sorority (Upsilon Chapter)
  • Jiffy Lube
  • Pulse Church
  • Cozzee
  • Wells Fago
  • Helping Mamas
  • College Park Elementary School
  • Revolution Church
  • ATL 1×1
  • Reveal Magazine U.S.
  • United Way
  • Ga Tech
  • Voya Investments
  • Awesome Foundation (Atlanta Chapter)
  • Northwestern Benefit
  • LeCrew, LLC
  • SG3 Media
  • Sheltering Arms (Welcome All location)
  • Fork Yeah ATL
  • Mission MAD (Kentucky)
  • Warehouse of Hope
  • RacTrac
  • Faith India Ministries
  • Grady High School
  • Soles 4 Souls
  • Dream, Live, Learn
  • LEGGOLAND
  • Nautica, Tanger Outlet
  • Tees & Quotes
  • Kangker
  • Tae’s Place Hair Salon
  • Option 13
  • Salvation Army
  • That Place Atlanta
  • The FIIIX
  • ABL Radio
  • It’s Just A Dream Inc.
  • Midtown Bridge Church
  • Hope Church
  • The Purple Phoenix Project, Inc.
  • NIKE
  • Edible Arrangements (Camp Creek)
  • Liberty Tax (Old National)
  • Clip Appeal
  • Sandtown Middle School
  • Paulding County High School
  • Georgia Department of Juvenile Justice
  • Fulton County Government
  • Dunville Christian Church
  • Lowe’s (Camp Creek Parkway)
  • Genesis Church (Orlando Florida)
  • Sistas Inspiring Sistas
  • DINAO
  • Bomb Moms
  • Toxic Kisses
  • Elizabeth Baptist Church Youth Department
  • Bruster’s
  • Subway
  • West Ridge Church
  • Relevant Church
  • Day1 Radio
  • Life Revolution Church
  • FCA (Paulding County High School)
  • Mosaic Church
  • Contender’s Church
  • RockBridge Church
  • Graystone Church
  • Wadsworth Magnet for High Achievers
  • Tri-Cities High School
  • Essence Church
  • Midtown Bridge Church
  • Dinner w/ Friends
  • Church Street Elementary School
  • Riverdale Elementary School
  • Mt. Zion Primary School
  • Fountain Elementary School
  • E. J. Swint Elementary School
  • Harmony Leland Elementary School