BIOGRAPHY

Building Successful Partnerships

Elder Ricky Price, Sr. is a Motivational Speaker and the Founder, President, and Author of A Weekend With The Teamsters. This dedicated man of God currently serves as Chaplain of the Milwaukee Frontiers, works diligently with the Milwaukee Seventh District Auxiliary Police, and is one of the organizers of the United Fellowship Basketball League. Elder Ricky Price, Sr. is passionate about community outreach and he spends countless hours of community service and volunteerism throughout the great city of Milwaukee and surrounding areas. 

FOUNDER PRESIDENT AUTHOR

Since June 2010, Annually Elder Ricky Price, Sr. Trains, Equips, and Empowers American's Future Leaders. He reminds people that everyone is put on this earth with incredible potential and a divine destiny.

As a member of the Teamsters Union for over 38 years until his retirement in 2018, he worked in the Organizing Department, which has afforded him numerous opportunities to travel throughout the United States. Proudly, he has worked over three decades for the ABF Freight.​

FAMILY IS

LIFE'S GREATEST

BLESSING

Elder Ricky Price, Sr. is married to the first woman Suffragan Bishop in the history of the Mt. Zion Assembly Church, Dr. Monica Parchia-Price. He’s also the proud father of five adult children and a grandfather of six grandchildren.

BIOGRAPHY

BORN OCTOBER 20, 1958

In Jackson, Tennessee

1970

MOVE TO MILWAUKEE, WI

Elder Price's mother, Pastor Ada Price, moved him and his nine siblings to Milwaukee, WI.

1976

HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATE

Riverside High School

Milwaukee, WI.

1999
CALLED TO THE MINISTRY

Elder Ricky Price, Sr. surrendered his will unto the Lord and accepted the divine call to ministry. He is a licensed and ordained minister of the Gospel with full standing in the Pentecostal Assemblies of the World, Inc. which allows him to perform the rites of the church: sacraments, baptisms, and legal marriages.

 

SEPTEMBER 2001
MOVED TO ATLANTA, GA

Elder Price became a Representative for the Atlanta-based Organizations: Concerned Black Clergy and the Georgia Coalition for the People's Agenda. After a brief, but rewarding stay in Atlanta, Elder Price returned to Milwaukee, WI.

MAY 2003
ASSOCIATE DEGREE

Religious Studies

The Milwaukee Theological Institute

Milwaukee, WI 53224

MAY 2005

BACHELOR DEGREE

Urban Ministry

The Milwaukee Theological Institute

Milwaukee, WI 53224

AUGUST 2009
UNITED IN HOLY MATRIMONY

Family oriented husband, the father of five children joined together in Holy Matrimony to the Beautiful Bishop Dr. Monica Parchia-Price.


After working many years under the spiritual leadership of his mother, Pastor Ada Price, Founder of The Power House of Deliverance Church of the Apostolic Faith, Inc. Elder Ricky Price, Sr. became a member of the ministerial staff of Mt. Zion Assembly of the Apostolic Faith Church, where the Suffragan Bishop Monica Parchia-Price is Senior Pastor.

 

JUNE 2010 

NON-PROFIT ORGANIZATION

Elder Ricky Price Sr.'s heart and outreach extend well beyond the  church. He launched A Weekend With The Teamsters, a non-profit 501(c) 3, that annually celebrates the Teamsters Union, their family and their friends.

DECEMBER 17, 2015
SPECIALIZED CERTIFICATIONS IN:

  • Advance Domestic Violence

  • Christian Counseling​

  • Law Enforcement

  • Fire Personnel

  • Line of Duty

  • Death Advance Crime Scene for the Chaplain

 

FEBRUARY 2016

MEN OF DISTINCTION AWARD

  • Elder Ricky Price, Sr. shares this merit with Honorees:

  • Alderman Marvin Pratt

  • Police Chief Arthur Jones

  • Judge Russell W. Stamper

  • Apostle Walter Bates

  • Bishop Darrell Hines

  • and Other Great Men of Milwaukee

 

JUNE 7, 2016

​PROMOTED LIEUTENANT COLONEL

The International Police &

Fire Chaplain's Association

SEPTEMBER 2016

MASTER DEGREE

Chaplaincy

Midwest Bible College

West Allis, WI 53214

 

JUNE 2017

PROMOTED COLONEL

The International Police &

Fire Chaplain's Association

JUNE 10, 2018

RETIRED TEAMSTER

38 Years of Service

DECEMBER 2019

PROMOTED DEPUTY CHIEF

The International Police &

Fire Chaplain's Association

FEBRUARY 17, 2020

PUBLISHED AUTHOR

"A Weekend With The Teamsters"

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FEBRUARY 28, 2020

BLACK EXCELLENCE AWARD

A Recipient of The 35th Black Excellence Awards 2020: "A Clear Vision of Excellence”

AUGUST 9, 2020

MASTER DEGREE IN CHRISTIAN COUNSELING

Agape Love Bible College &

ALBC School of Theology

CURRENTLY

ELDER RICKY PRICE, SR.

SERVES AS:

  • Superintendent of the Senior Division of the Christian Education Department of the Mt. Zion Assembly Church, where he is a catalyst for positive change through his dedication to teaching the Holy Scriptures.

  • Chaplain of the Milwaukee Frontiers that works diligently with the Milwaukee Seventh District Auxiliary Police.