Melvin Stringfield was born in Olongapo City, Philippines. He moved to America at the age of 7 years old and lived in New Orleans, LA until the tragic destruction caused by hurricane Katrina. He graduated high school from Evangel Christian Academy in Shreveport, LA and went to college at Southern University and West Coast Bible College and Seminary in Waco, TX.  He has degrees in accounting, business management, business administration, and is currently working on his MBA. He is a licensed minister, an established rapper, song writer, poet and sought out speaker. Melvin currently resides in Shreveport, Louisiana where he is the full time Student Ministries/Associate Pastor at LifeChurch overseeing youth and children’s ministry. His desire is to see the complete abolition of modern day slavery with his own eyes in this generation once and for all. Until that time comes, he’s chosen to equip all who are willing to “Say Something.”