Reverend Dr. Edwin B. Alston is the proud and supportive husband of LaToya M. Alston and the devoted father of three gifted children- Sierra Leone, Lauryn Michelle, and Brandon Thomas. He is the founder of and lead author for EL Ministries based in Memphis, TN, which was created to help all people in “Balancing Breakthroughs and Breaking Boundaries.”
Dr. Alston is a native of Memphis, TN, and a 1997 graduate of Bartlett High School. He then attended the University of Tennessee at Knoxville, where he earned a Bachelor of Science in Communications. During his time at UT Knox, Dr. Alston served on the Black Cultural Programming Committee and became a lifetime member of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. His education continued at Liberty University School of Divinity in Lynchburg, VA, where he earned two degrees- a Master of Divinity in Pastoral Preaching and his Doctorate in Ministry.