Newest L2L Employee: Todd Kempton

Todd Kempton has joined the Lads to Leaders (L2L) national staff as the organization’s first full-time Texas-based employee, announced executive director Roy Johnson. Kempton will be a field representative responsible for cultivating relationships with new and existing L2L groups in Texas, Oklahoma, Louisiana, Arkansas and Missouri.

Kempton is a life-long member of the church of Christ and serves as a deacon at the Whitehouse Church of Christ in Tyler, Tex., where Jay Lockhart serves as pulpit minister. Kempton has an extensive ministry background, having been in full-time ministry over youth and education and serving as an associate minister for 15 years. He has been to more than 20 countries on mission efforts. Kempton also serves as secretary on the board of directors for the French Africa Christian Education Foundation.

“We are excited about the talents and perspective Todd will bring to Lads to Leaders,” said Johnson. “His experience in business and ministry make him an excellent addition to L2L."

Prior to his employment with L2L, Kempton was a radiology department manager for a hospital in Tyler, Tex. He is a graduate of Harding University with degrees in Bible, marketing and management. He and his wife, Kenna, have two children, Brittney and Brayden. 

Kempton may be contacted at (903) 571-4304 or