Dr. Ralph Dartey and his life partner, Pastor Regina are the founders and general overseers of Transforming Life Centre International (TLCI) headquartered in Ottawa, Ontario. They also pastor the local branch, TLC – King’s Palace which serves over 1,500 members. TLCI is a dynamic, non-denominational and fast growing church movement with a global mandate to transform lives and raise leaders. With over 30 years of ministry experience, Dr. Dartey is abundantly graced to strengthen the body of Christ. He has planted 11 branches in Canada and numerouse churches across the nations including Kenya, Uganda, Congo, Gabon, St. Lucia and Angola. In 2016 TLC plans to expand into Singapore and the United States. He is committed to bringing the good news of Jesus Christ to people all over the world, literally changing the world one person at a time.
A distinguished teacher, mentor and encouraging speaker, Dr. Dartey has spoken in many leadership and pastors’ conferences across the globe and has impacted and raised many leaders for God’s work. Through his ministry many have become purpose driven and destiny conscious, aspiring to be their best as directed of God. He is personally driven by a divine mandate to reach a million people for Christ and to plant 1,000 churches. A native of Ghana, Dr. Dartey migrated to Canada in 1985. He holds a Bachelor of Religious Education from Tyndale University College and Seminary, a Master of Theological Studies and Doctor of Ministry from Canada Christian College. Dr. Ralph and Pastor Regina, who holds a Bachelor of Science degree in nursing, have raised four boys: Reuel, Ralph Jr., Reziah and Reginald. Reuel and Ralph Jr. also serve as pastors in the ministry with him.