Dr. Albert L. Reyes, Buckner International
Albert L. Reyes is the sixth president in the 131-year history of Buckner International, a global Christian ministry that seeks justice for ‘the least of these’ by providing care and resources for orphans and at-risk children in the United States and more than 50 other countries. Buckner International also advises national governments on children’s issues and legislation to ensure lasting changes for at-risk children.
Reyes was previously president of Buckner Children and Family Services. Prior to joining Buckner, he was president of Baptist University of the Americas in San Antonio, TX. Earlier, he served as founder and pastor of Pueblo Nuevo Community Church in El Paso, TX.
Reyes earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Angelo State University and a master’s degree in divinity and a Ph.D. in ministry from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. In 2009, he completed a Ph.D. at Andrews University. He is a member of Park Cities Baptist Church in Dallas.