Pastor Vincent L. Windrow
With his prowess as a dynamic preacher, Pastor Vincent L. Windrow serves as the Senior Pastor of Olive Branch Church with two locations in Nashville and Murfreesboro, Tennessee. His exemplary leadership, thought-provoking sermons, and amazing sense of humor impact hundreds of lives every week. Olive Branch has experienced significant growth in church membership, local and international outreach involvements, and is currently undergoing its largest facilities expansion project at the Nashville campus during his fruitful 17-year pastorate.
Pastor Vinnie earned his Bachelor of Science in Industrial Management Technology from Middle Tennessee State University. Subsequently, he pursued theological studies at American Baptist College where he earned his Bachelor of Theology. Furthermore, he earned his Masters in Strategic Leadership and his Education Specialty in Higher Education/ Higher Education Administration. Currently, he is pursuing a Doctorate in Education from Tennessee State University while being a published author, popular conference presenter, and educational consultant.
His commitment to being a “bright spot” in the community has resulted in the church receiving numerous accolades. Most recently, the 16th Annual Gospel Music City Awards honored Olive Branch Church with the “Excellence in Ministry Award.” Beyond the church, Pastor Vinnie serves as the Assistant Vice-Provost for Student Success at Middle Tennessee State University. While at MTSU, Windrow has helped lead the university’s greatest growth in student retention in fifteen years. Many of his initiatives have contributed to MTSU’s success including the Scholars Academy summer bridge program and the national award-winning REBOUND program that has been adopted by several universities as a best practice. Windrow’s business acumen has been chronicled in the USA Today, The Tennessean, The Nashville Business Journal and the MTSU Alumni Magazine.
Pastor Vinnie is married to Stacy B. Windrow and they are the proud parents of Lorenzo and Jewell Windrow along with their miniature Schnauzer, Langston.