Al Hollie, Jr. is a native of Atlanta, Georgia. Al Hollie received his education
from the Atlanta Public Schools System and is a 1997 graduate of Frederick
Douglass High School.

Al Hollie received a college education from the University of Alabama where he received a Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Education and was a member of the Alabama Crimson Tide Football team. He holds a Masters of Divinity degree from Luther Rice University and Seminary.

In addition, he is a doctoral candidate in Church Leadership at Wesley Theological Seminary in Washington, D.C.

Al Hollie formerly served as a High School teacher and a football coach in the
Atlanta and Dekalb school districts. By God’s grace, Al Hollie currently serves
the youth of Atlanta as Youth Pastor for Greenforest Community Baptist
Church, Atlanta Area High School Chaplin for Fellowship of Christian Athletes
(FCA), and Mission Staff for Atlanta Urban YoungLife.

He is also the founder of Urban Inspire, a consulting and coaching firm that provides an informational avenue of transformational instruction through education to invigorate the urban youth and all that serve them to live victoriously in all aspects of life.

Al is a member of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Inc. and the DeKalb chapter of the
NAACP. Al is married to Monetia Hollie, a native of Tuscaloosa, Alabama.
The couple has one son, Kendall. Al Hollie believes firmly that “Life demands results, not excuses”.