Reach Youth Global Co-Founder and CEO Sal Sberna is a dynamic, passionate and empowering speaker who will challenge and motivate your organization or ministry to think bigger, broader and bolder.

About Sal

About Sal Sberna

Sal Sberna served as the lead pastor of Metropolitan Baptist Church in Houston, Texas from 1995 until 2015, when he retired from preaching in order to serve as president of Reach Youth Global full-time. It was at The MET that Sal planted the seed for Reach Youth Global by establishing missions partnerships around the world, which have since grown and evolved into an established nonprofit organization. Sal has a BA in biblical studies, a master’s in ministry and an MBA in nonprofit management, and he is most passionate about serving the under-resourced and those who have not heard the Gospel around the world.

Speaking Topics

  • Sustainable Development from the Inside Out: Why resourcing local organizations is a more effective form of community development
  • Breaking Generational Poverty: Investing in communities by investing in the future
  • The Gospel and Justice Connection: How both evangelism and humanitarian aid, working together, are critical for true community change
  • Issues Facing the Church Today: Challenging the Traditional Missions Model


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