Mentored by the preeminent leadership expert, John Maxwelland now himself a longtime leadership mentor to a multitude of Hispanic leaders across the globeAbel Ledezma stresses that authentic leadership is defined by qualities and value, not by position, title, or rank.
Dr. Abel Ledezma, along with his wife and children (and under the mentorship of Dr. John Maxwell) founded Friendship Christian Church in San Diego, California, the largest Spanish church membership in San Diego. Long-recognized as one of the most influential Hispanic leaders in the country, Dr. Ledezma has a passion for developing pastors and leaders which led him to establish the conference now known as Focused Leadership. In these conferences, he equips pastors, businessmen, and professionals on a spiritual and a practical level. Dr. Ledezma is also founder of the Advisory Center on Stewardship (CAM) dedicated to helping churches with their financial stewardship and fund raising.