Serving as the pastor of Evangel Fellowship Word Ministries and Zion Place Ministries, Pastor Lockett has put his faith into action and inspired others. He is also the executive director of Positive Directions for Youth and Families, founded by his father, Otis Lockett, Sr. PDY&F offers programs to reduce unemployment, alleviate hunger and homelessness, and provide educational opportunities for both youth and adults. During his tenure as director, Pastor Lockett has launched a free adult education program, free SAT/ACT prep courses, emergency food pantry, community garden, a youth community sports league, and an entrepreneurial camp for pre-teens.

Photo of Pastor Otis Lockett, a community volunteer and Game Changer

Pastor Otis Lockett, Jr.