Pastor Leland Acker moved to Brownwood in 2008 to reach out to the lost and unchurched in Brown County. He has been Life Point’s pastor since the church started in August 2008. He holds degrees from Kilgore College, Texas Baptist Institute, and attended Stephen F. Austin State University. In addition to serving as Life Point’s pastor, Bro. Acker is the news director and morning co-host on News/Talk 102.3 KXYL, and serves as an Ambassador to the Early Chamber of Commerce.