Bryant Lee

Founder & President

A native of St. Louis, MO, Bryant Lee has a passion to teach and preach the Gospel of Jesus Christ with clarity. Bryant is a well decorated Army soldier, serving faithfully until 2011 when he retired to pursue full time ministry. Pastor Lee aims to reach young men in a fatherless generation, while restoring hope and faith in God to families of all varieties. In addition to serving as senior pastor of Higher Expectations Church, he is currently on the leadership Board of Loving Houston a Non-profit committed to fostering church/school partnerships. He is the President the Collaborative Fellowship a ministry focused on training the leaders in under served and under resourced communities.


Bryant has a Bachelor of Science in Multidisciplinary Studies from Grantham University. He received his Master of Theology from Liberty University. Additionally Bryant holds several graduate level certifications and is a certified development coach.


Bryant resides in Humble, Texas with his wife Dell of 31 years. They have two sons and two daughters and are proud grandparents to three grandsons.

Donald Stallings

Executive Director

Donald Stallings was born and raised in East St. Louis, IL. His passion for the ministry and God’s people is irrefutable. Pastor Stallings answered the call of God to become His mouth piece and yielded vessel over 20 years ago. He has a heart for mentoring to help people to achieve their destiny in life. His transparent approach to
delivering God’s word in a practical and creative way allows the total family to be blessed. He is the founding pastor of Perfecting Praise Community Church, Houston TX. Donald holds a Bachelor Degree in Business Administration from Texas College and a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from Texas A&M.


He is a visionary and founder of “A Tribute to African American Women” held in Texarkana, Texas annually. This tribute was birthed to help provide scholarships and assistance to graduating high school seniors who have a desire
to attend college or a university of their choice.


Donald is married to the lovely Cheryl Stallings. They have been married for over 20 years and they have four sons, Tylon, Chase, Donald and Jalin. His family is the love of his life.

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