In today’s episode of Small-Time Leaders, Dr. Wood shares with us how mapping your life, re-evaluating your life experience, and identifying achievement signpost throughout your life an unlock a new leadership vision for the step in your next career. Danny also discovered that to be successful as the head of an organization the best strategy is to go slow, stay longer and continue to grow your God -gifted genius zone.
Dr. Danny Wood is the senior pastor of Shades Mountain Baptist Church in Birmingham, AL. After graduating from Auburn University, Danny returned to Birmingham to work at South Central Bell (now AT&T). After a decade as a successful manager, he was called into the ministry and pastored several churches before coming to Shades Mountain.
For the last twenty-four years, Danny has strategically led the vision and mission of his church with his energetic love for people and the church’s community. During this time Shades has conducted ministry in 50 states, 80 countries, and 21 time zones. They have supported 15 church plants internationally and 39 church plants in North America and have sent out over 200 people to serve in missions full-time around the world.
In January of this year, Danny announced his transition toward retirement which will be effective August 15, 2021.
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