Tony Baron, DMin, PsyD


Adjunct Professor, Azusa Pacific Seminary (San Diego)

Tony Baron, DMin, PsyD, is an internationally recognized speaker, writer, and consultant on the subject of creating servant leaders and transforming churches and corporations. Over the past 25 years, Baron has successfully planted two churches, developed a Christian Healing Center, and started two consulting firms based on the concept of servant leadership. Baron is also founding president of Servant Leadership Institute, a resource think tank on leadership development and transformation, and has shared his expertise with churches and denominations worldwide. Baron is the author of six books, and most recently completed a workbook manual with noted author and business leader Ken Blanchard. Ordained as an Anglican priest and serving as Canon for Clergy and Congregational Care for the Anglican Church in North America under Bishop Todd Hunter, Baron has a great love for current and future pastors who seek to live, learn, and love the Christ-life within the Church. Baron and his wife, Bobbi, have three married adult sons, three grandchildren, and three high-energy dogs. Their youngest son, Alex, graduated from APU’s Graduate School of Theology with an MDiv in 2010.


  • DMin, Fuller Theological Seminary
  • PsyD, United States International University

Academic Area

  • Azusa Pacific Seminary

Courses Taught

  • GDMN 740 – Spiritual Leadership
  • GINS 507 – Bible and Preaching
  • GMIN 505 – Ministry and Leadership
  • GMIN 548 – Pastoral Counseling and Church Health
  • GMIN 598 – Growing Healthy Churches
  • GMIN 628 – Prayer, Healing, and Kingdom Life