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Pastor Toni Alvarado

PASTOR ANTOINETTE (TONI) G. ALVARADO

Antoinette G. Alvarado is the Co-Pastor of Grace Church International established by her husband and Senior Pastor, Bishop Johnathan E. Alvarado. She has served her local church in various leadership capacities. Dr. Toni assists Bishop Alvarado in the development and training of pastors, elders, deacons and ministers of Grace Church International. She also serves as Vice President and Dean of Students for the Greater Atlanta Theological Seminary, a ministry of Total Grace Christian Center.

Dr. Alvarado has studied at various seminaries and universities. She has been awarded several earned degrees to include: Associate of Arts (1996) and Bachelor of Arts (1998) Biblical Education at Beulah Heights University in Atlanta, Georgia, Master of Divinity Degree (2003) with an emphasis in Christian Formation and Discipleship from the Church of God Theological Seminary, in Cleveland, Tennessee, Doctor of Ministry Degree (2008) in Leadership and Renewal from Regent University School of Divinity in Virginia Beach, Virginia, The Master of Theology (2009) in Preaching from Columbia Theological Seminary in Decatur, Georgia and The Graduate Certificate in Women’s Studies (2103) from The University of Georgia in Athens, Georgia.

Her professional and educational awards, certifications and honors include: Leadership & Renewal Award Regent University School of Divinity (2008), Outstanding Graduate Award Regent University Doctor of Ministry (2008), Who’s Who Among University and College Students (2008), Delta Epsilon Chi National Honor Society of The Association For Biblical Higher Education (2008), Pentecostal Ministry Award Church of God Theological Seminary (2003), Who’s Who Among University and College Students (1998), Student of the Year Award Beulah Heights Bible College (1998), Beta Eta Beta Kappa Honor Society Member (1998), Standard Teacher Diploma of The Evangelical Training Association (1998). Certified Leadership and Life Coach with Lifeforming
Leadership Coaching Virginia Beach, Virginia (2005), Certified Professional Coach Trainer (2010) and Leadership Rockdale Class of 2015.

Dr. Alvarado formerly served as an adjunct professor in the Graduate School and Doctor of Ministry Program at Beulah Heights University, Atlanta, Georgia.










She served as a Leadership Resource Consultant for the Black Women in Ministerial Leadership Program (BWML) for The Interdenominational Theological Center and currently serves as a leadership coach and seminar facilitator for the Bonner Scholars Program and Spelman College, Atlanta Georgia.

With a divine call and passion for the advancement of women, Dr. Alvarado has been privileged to serve as a speaker and workshop presenter for several national and international women’s conferences. She is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of My Sister’s Keeper Foundation for Women, a leading influential organization focused on “Moving Women from Average to Excellence” in their educational, personal and professional pursuits and development.

Dr. Alvarado is the author of Run and Not Be Weary: The Pursuit of Purpose and Destiny. Her second work, A Woman’s Heart Devotional Series is blessing and encouraging women to express the longings of their hearts through prayer, meditation and worship. She has also written several articles and sermons for such publications and periodicals as Gospel Today Magazine and The African American Pulpit, and participated in many interviews and documentaries on the topics of Coaching and Mentoring Relationships, Leadership, Marriage and Family and Women in Ministry. She co-authored Let’s Stay Together: Relationship Strategies For Successful Marriages, with her husband Bishop Johnathan E. Alvarado.

Dr. Toni and Bishop Alvarado are the proprietors of Targeted Living Coaching & Consulting, LLC a personal and professional development company. They are the proud parents of three children, Johnathan Elliott II, Joshua Elisha, and Ariel Antoinette. Together they enjoy the benefits of a wholesome marriage and family.



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