Bishop Marty Alexander

Bishop Marty Alexander is the First Lady of the Shield of Faith Fellowship of Churches, International, Inc., an ecclesiastical organization of more than 1,000 churches worldwide. She is also the First Lady and co-founder of Shield of Faith Christian Center of Pomona and the wife of Bishop Henry B. Alexander. Dr. Marty has been a partner in ministry with her husband for 33 years. She is an ordained pastor and has done graduate study at Fuller Theological Seminary. She has two doctoral degrees and is a highly-anointed and sought after preacher, teacher and intercessor. She is an international evangelist and women’s conference speaker and the Lord confirms her ministry with signs following.

Married to her husband of 43 years, Marty is the mother of two children, daughter Stephanie Alexander (a singer, songwriter and gospel recording artist) and son Aaron who serves as the Chief of Operations of Shield of Faith Economic Development Corporation. She is the grand-mother of two wonderful grandchildren, Eric Alexander-Hughes and Erin Alexander.

Pastor Marty is professionally trained as a registered nurse, having graduated with a Bachelor’s degree from California State University at Los Angeles where she also did graduate studies. Pastor Marty has an extensive list of educational and ministerial accomplishments but above all she is truly a Woman of Faith and Excellence and encourages everyone she meets to strive for the same. Her motto is – “Before I go to heaven, it is my sole desire to do something really great for Jesus.”

Ministerial Accomplishments:

Ordained PAW Convention Chicago, Ill 1990
Pastored Shield of Faith Pasadena, CA 1991-1994
Sunday School Instructor Shield of Faith C.C. 1981-2017 Women of Excellence President 2001-2004, 2013 -2017
Altar and Power Room Overseer 1998 –2003
Women of Excellence Overseer 2017 to Present
Women of Faith SOFFOC President 2010 – 2015
Women of Faith SOFFOC Overseer 2015 to Present
Director of THE WINNER IN ME Youth Mentoring 2015 –2017

Educational Accomplishments:

LACC Graduated 1969
California State University Graduated 1972 Bachelor of Science in Nursing Graduate work at California State University and Fuller Theological Seminary Pentecostal Bible College Alabama 2002 Doctorate of Divinity
California State Christian University 2006 Doctorate of Theology


Inland Valley Woman of the Year Award 1984
Director of Nursing Orange Grove Community Hospital 1982– 1986