• Spoke publicly for the first time in 1978 and remains in demand as a speaker on wisdom, understanding and knowledge.
  • Empowered over two million people from many nations through personal appearances, audio and video programs.
  • Author of twelve celebrated books on subjects of: The Power of Purpose, Money Matters, Time, Sons, Leadership, Fathers, Wealth, Men and more.
  • While serving at the Embassy of South Africa in Washington, D.C., Dr. Crites was recognized for his work by President F.W. de Klerk and Ambassador Piet Koornhof during that nation’s critical transition of power.
  • Traveled to the Middle East as a part of a delegation of American Leaders for Middle East Peace and recognized as a Friend of Israel.
  • Listed in Who’s Who in Leadership.
  • Founder and Chancellor of New Covenant University.
  • Created Purpose International, a not for profit, leadership ministry organization and philanthropic outreach.
  • Taught daily on Wisdom Talk on social media.

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