Rev. John E. Whitfield is the founding pastor of New Zion Christian Church located in Fairhope, Alabama. Rev. Whitfield has over twenty (20) years of experience in non-profit work and advocacy. Developed and produced an award winning truck commercial for Quality Ford/Mercury of Claxton, Georgia. Developed and Implemented a “Soft Sale, Power Close” training program for sales force and management which resulted in an increased overall sales volume of 23%. Opened and owned one of only eight McDonald’s Cafes in Franklin, Louisiana.