Awarded to an individual whose broad contributions to Christian ministry have made an immeasurable impact upon a local or global community.
For more than 25 years, Dr. Pinson has devoted his life to training church leaders and helping people start and strengthen churches. The longest-serving executive director to oversee the Baptist General Convention of Texas, Dr. Pinson led Texas Baptists through an emphasis, which resulted in the planting of more than 2,000 new churches and missions across Texas. Dr. Pinson's impact on the lives of so many cannot be understated, and the Baylor family is proud to call him one of its own.
Give Light is a $1.1 billion comprehensive campaign for the future of Baylor University. The campaign undergirds Illuminate, the University's Academic Strategic Plan, and will impact every aspect of campus life, from academics and athletics to student life and global engagement.