Leroy Fountain comes to New Orleans Baptist Association after many years of service to our Lord with the Southern Baptist Convention. He served as a church planter, pastor in Georgia and Alabama, denominational servant in Texas, regional manager for church financial planning with GuideStone Financial Resources, and strategy coordinator with the church planting group of the North American Mission Board in Alpharetta, Georgia.

His undergraduate studies were completed at Southern University in Baton Rouge, Louisiana and graduate studies at Morehouse School of Religion in Atlanta, Georgia. Leroy is a certified coach trainer with Empowering Leaders through Coaching. He is also a certified trainer with Next Level Leadership.

Leroy is married to Carolyn Jones Fountain and they have three daughters and five grandchildren.