About James Baker

James is a former spiritual leader of a corporate Bible study for a Fortune 500 Company.

Leadership Coach. Mentor. Teacher. Motivational Speaker.

James Baker, Jr., a Red Hook Brooklyn, New York native, is the spiritual leader and founder of Grace and Truth Leadership. He is also a prolifically well-sought after leadership coach, who helps many leaders with their call into purpose and the abundant life. Many leaders and audiences know James Baker Jr. as an agent of change.

He is an avid writer, where daily inspirations are penned to offer counsel to a plethora of followers found on his social media platforms.

His most engaged writings include, Courage Doesn’t Always RoarTrust is an Honorable VirtueDid You Know You’re A Candidate for Burnout? Plus, many more. He advocates for reconciliation and redemption through his writings, counsel, and leadership.

As a dynamic prophetic voice in the community, James Baker served as a mentor with Bronx Connect, a faith-based organization that spiritually serves the needs of youthful offenders, and a chaplain with The United Chaplains State of New York.

James is a former spiritual leader of a corporate Bible study for a Fortune 500 Company, where he served a diverse group of employees who attended weekly. He also formerly lectured at the Proverbial New York Theological Seminary as an Adjunct Professor.

He holds a B.S. in Labor Relations & Human Resources, a Masters of Divinity, and a Masters of Religious Education from New York Theological Seminary. James is a devoted husband to Mrs. Robin Baker and a loving father and grandfather.

Consultant Certifications:  Diversity & Inclusion; Church Consultation University and Johnny Wimbrey Speaker’s Mastery Class

Our Vision

What we want to do

We seek to motivate leaders and emerging leaders to their greatest potential.

We teach Character and Integrity.

We teach Spirituality.

We teach Self Identity

We teach Emotional Intelligence

We teach Diversity and Inclusion

We teach Family

We teach Honor and Respect.

We teach Ministry and Marketplace Leaders.



Our Mission

What we aim to do

To empower emerging leaders for today and tomorrow!