BISHOP KELVIN L. COBARIS
Global Voice of Reconciliation, Prophetic Voice, Transformational Leader
Bishop Kelvin L. Cobaris, a native of Orlando, Florida, is the loving and devoted spouse of
Diedra Cobaris, and the proud father of Kelsey and Kyler Cobaris. Bishop Cobaris is a child
prodigy preacher and started preaching at the age of 5.
Within the past thirty years of ministry, he has served the body of Christ in various capacities.
Bishop Cobaris has served as the Senior Pastor of multiple churches and planted ministries
throughout the state of Florida. Additionally, he served as the State Evangelism & Home
Missions Director for the Florida-Cocoa Executive Office of the Church of God (2002-2006) and
has been elected to several non-profit and community boards. He is a noted speaker and has
been placed in great demand at workshops, seminars, crusades, and conferences, both inside and
outside of the United States; namely, Jamaica, Bahamas, Dubai, India, Australia, and South
In addition to being an internationally known speaker, Bishop Cobaris is a proud graduate of the
historical Jones High School in Orlando. He also earned a Bachelor of Science Degree from
Palm Beach Atlantic University for Organizational Management. His education has assisted him
in being a leading voice in the community as he is responsible for the development of several
community-based organizations. His background coupled with his outspoken nature has
catapulted him into the spotlight of massive crime prevention efforts in the city of Orlando. His
commitment to social justice led to him being elected to serve as President of the African
American Council of Christian Clergy (2016-2018), a member of the Orange County Public
Schools Faith-Based Council, and named as one of Orlando Sentinel’s 100 Influential Voices.
In addition to advising various political leaders, Bishop Cobaris received the distinct honor and
privilege of serving on the Spiritual Advisory Council to the 45th President of the United States,
Donald J. Trump.
Bishop Cobaris is a man that is driven by purpose. He is dedicated to proclaiming the Word of
God, winning the lost, and serving God’s people locally, nationally, and internationally.