CAMERON A. WASHINGTON
FOUNDER & SENIOR GLOBAL PASTOR
Cameron Washington is a spiritual leader, entrepreneur, author, producer and success coach whose creative initiatives have earned him national and international recognition.
His expertise in the areas of brand development and production have been called upon by leading organizations such as the African American Chamber of Commerce, Habitat for Humanity, The National Urban League and Mercedes Benz Fashion Week - NYC, NY & Beijing, China. Cameron is a six time published author, and has dedicated his life to helping others reach their greatest potential and unlock their creative and spiritual gifts.
In 2006, Cameron began his entrepreneurial journey by developing Cameron Washington Events - a full service event planning company. By 2009, he was able to leave his job in corporate American as a bank manager, and pursue his entrepreneurial passion full time, of which he has sustained for over 10 years. In 2011, Cameron published his first book - Life with Style and also traveled to Beijing, China to provide production assistance for Mercedes Benz Fashion, Beijing, China. In the same year, he was also named in the top 10 under 40 to watch in the Philadelphia Region, by the Philadelphia Tribune, and named Man of the Year by Man of the Hour Magazine. In 2014, Cameron expanded his business to include brand development, entrepreneurship coaching and mentorship and production. He also launched The Dream Nation Network, an online digital platform featuring original content and series of which he directed and produced - grossing over one-hundred thousand views in it's first year. In 2019, he opened CWE Studios, a creative hub and event space in Philadelphia, PA.
Spiritually, Cameron has been in ministry all his life. He began preaching the gospel of Jesus Christ at the age of 7 years old, and was nurtured and groomed in the church by his grandparents Pastor Jerry E. Martin, and Lady Ava Martin. It was during his childhood years that his musical abilities also developed. This led to him being involved in musical theater, playing several instruments, and being mentored by the legendary singer Teddy Pendergrass. Cameron would later go on to audition for the Broadway musical The Lion King and perform as a solo act to a packed house at Radio City Music Hall in NY, NYC. He has also traveled and recorded with various community choirs including Professor Craig Hayes and The United Voices, The Bishop's Choir, and John Howard Jr. and The End Time Levites.
In 2017, Cameron accepted the assignment from God to establish a global movement with the birthing of Hope City Empowerment Church. He was installed as Pastor on September 9, 2017 and the first service was held on Sunday, September 10, 2017. Since then Hope City Empowerment Church has planted over 6 location in the United States, Africa, India and Pakistan. In 2020, now Pastor Washington, established the City Dwellers International Assembly of global assembly of churches, pastors and leaders around the world of which he provides spiritual covering and oversight. He also serves as the co-founder of the Kingdom City Alliance.
In September 2021, Cameron was publicly affirmed as a candidate to be elevated to the office of an Apostle in the Lord's Church , in October 2021, he proposed to his now fiancé', Overseer Nya Small and in October 2022 he will officially be consecrated Apostle in the Lord's church. Pastor Cameron's passion to help individuals unlock the potential of their dreams, while presenting them self in a way that is a true reflection of their greatest potential.