Pastor Michael K. Shelton is a resident residing in Odessa District 1 and is the Pastor of Pilgrim Rest Baptist Church 1401 S Dixie Odessa TX. Pastor Shelton has been appointed to temporarily replace District 1 council seat until November 2020.
Pastor Shelton attended Wayland Baptist University satellite college, Clovis NM where he received an Associate Certificate in Ministerial Studies. Prior to this Pastor Shelton served as the Pastor of Friendship Baptist Church Roswell NM, for seven years.
Pastor Shelton is originally from Philadelphia, PA and worked extensively in the community as a member of the Police commission and assisted in helping organize a Community Development Corporation (CDC) to further benefit the community.
Pastor Shelton believes in working and helping in the community where you are at. He believes that one must show himself friendly to others and make the initiative to work together for the good of all. Pastor Shelton states "It is important to try and make a difference where you reside."
Pastor Shelton has been married to Queen B. Cates-Shelton for 14 years and together they have 6 children (3 sons and 3 daughters).
Pastor Shelton can be reached at 432-335-2276 through the City Secretary or by email.