Dr. Antoine D. Richardson

Dr. Antoine D. Richardson is the President of Carver Baptist Bible College, Institute and Theological Seminary in Kansas City, Missouri. He also currently serves as the Youth Pastor of Macedonia Baptist Church in Kansas City, Missouri. He has served as Youth Pastor since May, 2000 and joined the MBC staff in July, 2003. Dr. Richardson is the former president (currently treasurer) of Mountaintop Inc. Baseball. He previously served on the board of directors for the UMKC School of Pharmacy Alumni Association. In 2007, Dr. Richardson was 1 of 60 urban youth leaders in the United States to be selected by the DeVos Urban Leadership Initiative to be further developed in the area of leadership. He completed his training with the DeVos Urban Leadership Initiative in May 2009. In July 2015, Dr. Richardson became a national trainer with the DeVos Urban Leadership Initiative in the area of Scenario Planning. In February 2016, Dr. Richardson received the Healthcare Provider Diversity Award given by the Hospital Hill Diversity Council, which recognizes medical professionals for their accomplishments in providing culturally competent care to underserved communities. In October 2016, Dr. Richardson received the 2016 Pharmacy Alumni Service Award from the University of Missouri – Kansas City School of Pharmacy.

Prior to entering the ministry on a full-time basis, Dr. Richardson served as Assistant Director of the UMKC Drug Information Center and as a member of the faculty at the University of Missouri – Kansas City in the School of Pharmacy. His areas of teaching and practice expertise are Drug Information and Competitive Technical Intelligence. While serving as faculty, Dr. Richardson received the Rho Chi Outstanding Teaching (Teacher of the Year) Award and the Catalyst Award from the Society of Competitive Intelligence Professionals.

Dr. Richardson received his Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D.) degree from the University of Missouri-Kansas City in 1998. He completed a specialty residency (1999) and fellowship (2000) in the areas of Drug Information and Competitive Technical Intelligence at the University of Missouri-Kansas City Drug Information Center. He is a graduate of Carver Baptist Bible College and Seminary in Kansas City, Missouri, earning a degree in Biblical Studies in May 2011.

Dr. Richardson was born and raised in St. Louis, Missouri. He initially traveled to Kansas City in 1990 to attend the University of Missouri-Kansas City, where he met his wife, Dr. Sequita Richardson, who is a family practice physician. They have been blessed with two children, Victoria and Olivia. Dr. Antoine Richardson was licensed to preach on June 23, 1991 at the Christian Tabernacle Baptist Church in St. Louis, MO under the pastorate of Rev. D. W. Jordan.