Jay Penton is the founder of Stand Up Men Ministries. Jay lives in Prattville, Alabama with his beautiful wife Dana of 26 years. They have 2 children. Delaney who is 22, a special needs adult who helps mom at home and Joey who is 20 and attends the University of Alabama-Huntsville.
Jay has been in law enforcement most of his adult life. He served as a Military Police in the US Army on both active duty and in the National Guard for 22 years and recently retired after 24 years as an Alabama State Trooper.
Jay has a passion for men’s ministry. Jay was ordained as a deacon in the church in 2009 and answered God’s call to men’s ministry in 2013. He currently serves as Men’s Pastor at Boones Chapel in Prattville, Alabama and assists other churches and men’s ministry organizations as a speaker, coach, teacher and counselor.