Dr. William M. Wilson

Chairman, World Pentecostal Fellowship & Empowered 21

Dr. William M. Wilson is the fourth president of the globally recognized Oral Roberts University, located in Tulsa, Oklahoma.  Dr. Wilson is instrumental in developing Spirit-empowered leaders through whole person education to impact the world. Wilson possesses over four decades of executive leadership.  He is a global influencer and a dynamic speaker with undeniable passion and a profound ability for equipping new generations of leaders.

Along with his role as the Chair of the Pentecostal World Fellowship, Dr. Wilson’s leadership influence includes Empowered21, the National Association of Evangelicals, Mission America Coalition, International Christian Embassy Jerusalem, American Association of Presidents of Independent Colleges and Universities, and the City of Tulsa Chamber of Commerce.

Wilson is a sought-after Bible communicator whose weekly television program, “World Impact with Dr. Billy Wilson,” inspires viewers in over 150 nations and multiple languages. 

Wilson and his wife Lisa, have one son, Ashley, who with his wife Jamie, have three children.  Their daughter, Sara and her husband Shaun have four children.  The Wilson family resides in Tulsa, Oklahoma.