About Roger

Roger Hernandez is a father of four, a husband of one, and a pastor to many. Presently he is the Ministerial and Evangelism Director for the Southern Union Conference (of SDA). He has served in the ministry for over 30 years. One of seven pastors in his family, Pr. Hernandez received his BS degree in Theology as a graduate of Columbia Union College, now Washington Adventist University. He received his MDiv. From Andrews Adventist Seminary.

Born in Cuba and fully bilingual, Pastor Hernandez has participated in events in both English and Spanish. Roger is a speaker that motivates people to action and has spoken all over the world effectively in both the faith-based and business spaces. He speaks on leadership, evangelism, accountability, and diversity (LEAD). He connects well with all audiences of all generations and is known for delivering messages in a clear, simple, and engaging style. He has the gift of practicality.

Pr. Hernandez's hobbies are reading, writing, traveling, and playing a variety of sports. His love for Jordan’s is well known. Some of his passions are mentoring, public speaking, church planting and helping in the revitalization process of congregations.

Roger is a prolific writer and the author of over 30 books, including the Sharing book of the year twice. They are titled "Failure is Not Final and "We All Have Problems." He also had the privilege of writing the Discipleship Book of the Year: "Everyone Welcome." The most recent book he has written is "Helpful Truth," published in 2023. Roger's family includes his wife, Kathy, four adult children Yessenia, Deisy, Vanessa, Jonathan, and 4 granddaughters, Sara, Maya, Aida and Ismari.