Roosevelt McPherson is a pastor, an educator and published author. He earned a Doctoral Degree in Educational Leadership, a Master of Arts Degree in Education Administration and Supervision, a Bachelor of Arts Degree in English Literature, and an Associate of Arts Degree in General Education. He is a Vietnam-era/Iraq War veteran and a retired public-school administrator. He is married and is a father, grandfather and great grandfather. He is a resident and native of North Carolina.