Dr. Gus Reyes serves as the Director of the Center for Cultural Engagement and the Director of the Christian Life Commission. Prior to this, he served as the Hispanic Evangelism Consultant, Director of Congregational Relationships and Director of Hispanic Education Initiative/Affinity Ministries for Texas Baptists.
Before serving Texas Baptists, he served as Youth Ministry Consultant, Director for Marketing, Sales and Customer Service Departments at Lifeway. Reyes has also served in church positions including as Pastor, Minister of Education, and Youth Minister.
Dr. Reyes holds a BBA in Marketing from UT, and an MRE and PhD degree from SWBTS. Some of the most transformative faith experiences of his life occurred in the USMC boot camp and while learning to work as a butcher in his uncle Alex Garcia’s grocery store.