The Rev. R. DeAndre Johnson
Pastor of Music and Worship, Westbury United Methodist Church, Houston, TX
The Rev. R. DeAndre Johnson received his BM in sacred music degree from Centenary College of LA and master of sacred music degree from Southern Methodist University in Dallas, TX. Originally from Shreveport, LA, he has worked in churches in both Louisiana and Texas. As an ordained deacon in the United Methodist Church, DeAndre is passionate about facilitating meaningful worship experiences that are intentionally cross-cultural, calling the church into a deeper commitment to reconciliation. He is frequently invited to lead worship in various settings, offer consultations for churches and teach courses in worship leadership and preaching. DeAndre has recently served three years as the worship coordinator for the Texas Annual Conference and served as the worship leader for the 2013 Exploration event in Denver, CO.