Africans Rising Together 2063

Minister Howard Keith Long Vice President Founder Director of Operations

As President and Chief Executive of Moerc Enterprises, LLC., using 33+ years experience as a Marine Veteran; Howard K Long led teams in designing the architecture of for-profit and nonprofit organizations by clearly defining missions, refining vision, developing strategy, and identifying necessary resources, using a capabilities-driven strategy in orchestrating the optimal span of control for operations, all to enhance the efficiency of leadership, equipping them to foster collaboration and empowerment needed to successfully establish and maintain an organization; directs strategic planning, business development, training and education, and professional development, quality assurance and customer satisfaction. 

Previous leadership experience includes:  Executive Leader and Senior Strategic Advisor to the Director of the Defense Threat Reduction Agency, part of a leadership team responsible for principal policy development and managing the priorities of a distributed operations Combat Support Agency, providing sustained assistance to various Combatant Commands world-wide; and Executive Leader and Senior Strategic Advisor for the Commanding General of Training and Education Command, assisting in the supervision of 35,000+ personnel in the United States and overseas. 

Keith’s undergraduate education includes a Bachelors of Science in Business and Religion with an emphasis in Leadership.  His graduate education includes a Master of Arts in Religion, and Master of Divinity with an emphasis in Leadership from Liberty University Baptist Theological Seminary and Graduate School at Liberty University.  Keith is a graduate of the Keystone Senior Executive Joint Professional Military Leader’s Course at the National Defense University.  He is presently a Doctoral Candidate for Education and Christian Leadership at Liberty University Baptist Theological Seminary.