Victor Collier is the Pastor of Mount Olivet Baptist Church of Empowerment in Saratoga Springs. Reverend Collier retired from NYS Office of Mental Health as Sr. Administrative Analyst and Assoc. Computer Analyst. His career also includes Substance Abuse Counselor at Whitney M. Young Jr. Methadone Medical Maintenance Program, Correctional Officer at Albany County Correctional Facility. He served on the Albany County District Attorney Offices’ Community Accountability Board, and successfully completed the Federal Bureau of Investigation Citizens Academy. He received Bachelors, Masters and Doctorate degrees in African and Afro-American Studies from SUNY Albany. He received his Doctrine of Theology and Honorary Doctrine of Divinity from Universal Life Church in Modesto, CA.