Pastor Quavon Newton
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Reverend Quavon Newton is one who has endured many hardships and overcome many obstacles at a very young age. He was kicked out of high school, shot at, arrested and even succumb to the pressure of the streets by selling drugs. He overcame those obstacles and became one of the
youngest Banking Financial Center Managers in his districts at both Bank of America and Santander Bank.
After over 10 years in the banking industry, he then took over the role as the Business Sales Consultant for Cintas Corporation covering the New Haven and Hartford
He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Albertus Magnus College in New Haven, CT and is currently enrolled at United Theological Seminary in Dayton, OH in pursuit of his Master of Divinity Degree.
He was first ordained Minister by his father Bishop Ezekiel Newton while serving as the Youth Pastor of the Winning Word Church of Christ. He then served as the Youth and Young Adult Minister at Varick Memorial AME Zion Church in New Haven, CT for three years and during this time was ordained Reverend.
On October 22, 2016 he was appointed as the Pastor of The Mt. Pleasant AME Zion Church by Bishop Dennis V. Proctor. He is married to the lovely Ashley Newton,
father to son Qamari Newton and is expecting the arrival of baby Newton spring 2017. He is also a proud member of the Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Incorporated.