W. E. Brooks was born in Hayti, Missouri, and has 45 years of ministerial experience, including 32 years in the pastorate. His vast knowledge and experience in the pastorate has equipped him to travel abroad nationally and internationally to other ministries sharing God’s plan for Church growth and individual personal spiritual development in the body of Christ. He has served as the Assistant Diocesan to the Philippines with IMPACT Apostolic Ministries Inc. He has also served as the Regional Bishop of several churches in the Los Angeles Mountain Desert Region of IMPACT Apostolic Ministries Inc. Bishop Brooks continues to reside in San Diego, CA, with his wife, Karen, and family. He has 3 daughters, 1 son, and 6 grand children.