John Posey, CBMC Atlanta Field Partner

John Maxwell Certification

John is a certified trainer, coach, speaker and founding member of The John Maxwell Team. He is a member in good standing with the Righteous Preachers Network, 7000 More Covenant Churches and Ministries, RHEMA Alumni and is also a leading minister in Church Builders International. John has an associate degree in Electrical Engineering, a Bachelor’s, Masters and Doctorate Degrees in Pastoral Theology. He has taken numerous courses, classes and workshops earning certificates and certifications, ranging from business management and leadership to life coaching and streaming media consulting. John believes the key to fulfilling your dreams is to grow into them. Lastly, John holds a fifth-degree black belt (master level) in Moo Duk Kwan, Tang Soo Do Martial Arts with the National Black Belt Karate Association.

John brings a distinct mix of Ministry, Business and Leadership. His experiences span over 43 years of the development of human capital in multiple disciplines in social, ethnic, technical and educational environments. John has a unique blend of skill sets enabling him to relate to multiple social groups. It is this diverse experience that provides the framework to build The Preachers’ Trainer a Multi-professional, Interdenominational, Multicultural, International Business, and Ministry Network. John is also the Metro Atlanta Area Director for the Christian Business Men’s Connection (CBMC) and ministry founded in 1930, currently in 98 countries and 400 cities in the U.S.

John has a unique gift; this gift is the ability to impact “the one” who impacts the many. Whether a pastor, a marketplace minister (CEO), community leader, a father or mother, all of us have a God-given purpose to make a difference in this world. Dr. Posey life’s mission is to help you make that difference. If it were boxing, John is not Muhammad Ali, but Angelo Dundee, if you are into the movies like the Matrix, John is not Neo, but Morpheus. John is not Wolverine of the X Men, but Professor X. John is not the guy who stands in the stage light, but he is the person who supports, strengthens and maximizes the potential of “the one” who is on the stage.

John and Sandra (wife of 39 years) are the proud parents of three daughters: Rhea, Tasha and Alexus, and VERY proud grandparents of Zoe Alexandria Saunders.

Steven Govender, CBMC Atlanta Chaplin

God called Steven  and Nancy Govender into full time ministry over thirty five years ago. They were associate ministers of Durban Christian Center in Durban, South Africa. Durban Christian Center is a fast growing all nations city church with a membership of several thousand. They pastored over two thousand people under the apostolic oversight of Dr. Fred and Nellie Roberts for fourteen years. They have been married for forty one years with two children, and three grand children.

Steven  travels extensively across the United States and abroad conducting extended Revival Services, Restoration and Present Day Truth Seminars.  The Govenders founded  and established Harvest Church International in Lafayette, Louisiana, and are available for ministry, seminars, and establishing Church growth. Presently their ministry Restoration & Restoration Ministries Int. is based in Atlanta Georgia and they work in collaboration with Zoe City Church. They were based in California for 14 years Pastoral/Itinerant. Dr. Govender  has been the Vice President of Team Outreach International in South Africa.

The Lord has divinely commissioned them to the United States of America as Missionaries in 1994 and to the nations of the world in preparing the church to embrace the present  move of the Holy Spirit and to help ignite revival fires. Dr. Govender ministers in a unique sense that God confirms His Word with signs and wonders following. 

The Govenders  are well received as they minister locally, nationally and internationally in an apostolic dimension with a teaching thrust and a prophetic edge. Their  passion is for a spiritual awakening, to see God restore order in the Kingdom, equip saints to do the work of the ministry, and encourage them to reach their full potential in Christ. Dr. Govender believes that, building the church is building God's people. These factors, which include self-awareness, self-discipline, and urgency for Gods people to pull together as a TEAM will strengthen the body and bring immediate benefits to your Church. You can be sure that he will bring a fresh word of life to your congregation.

Johnny Walker, CBMC Mastermind Group Team Leader

Johnny is an executive coach working with both individuals and companies.  Through coaching he has been able to assist professionals and teams navigate through difficult changes in company culture, increase job satisfaction, increase job performance, reach goals faster, and increase life satisfaction.

With a Masters Degree in Agency Counseling and Bachelors Degrees in both Religion and Sociology, he has been counseling and coaching clients for over 20 years.

Johnny is also a business associate with Integrity Solutions which offers companies increased growth opportunities through their Integrity Selling, Integrity Coaching, Integrity Service and Understanding Behavior Styles programs.  Many clients see a 20% increase in sales and greater employee retention through the use of these programs.

Utilizing the Integrity Selling model, Johnny went from law enforcement into sales, into an industry he had no previous experience in, and within 18 months was the number one sales person in his division nation wide.

Johnny has also developed the Foundational Core Values coaching model which is now a corporate training that increases employee engagement  by connecting the employees person Foundational Core Values with company values.  It also teach them how to move from emotionally based decision making to values based decision making.

Johnny is also the founder of Just Jesus Ministries, a ministry to high school and college students. 

You can learn more about Johnny and his work at:





Johnny Walker, MA, CPC

Executive Coach and Facilitator

(770) 456-5547


Travis Gassmann, CBMC Atlanta Team Member