Dwayne R. Bond, Ph.D.
Dwayne is a pastor, counselor, coach, professor, and businessman. In addition to leading the Proximus Group, Dwayne serves as the Lead Pastor/Founding Pastor of Wellspring Church in Charlotte, NC. He graduated from Liberty University with a Ph.D. in Professional Counseling, Capital Bible Seminary with an M.A. in Christian Counseling and Discipleship, Liberty Baptist Theological Seminary with an M.A. in Religion, and University of Maryland with a B.S. in Finance.
In addition to obtaining earned degrees, Dwayne has over seventeen years of counseling experience, (including over 3,300 hours of face-to-face counseling), eleven years as a professor in academia, fourteen years in the pastorate, twenty-four years of ministry experience and ten years of corporate business experience. He serves on the Council Board of the Biblical Counseling Coalition, the Executive Board and the Southeast Region Executive Team in the Acts 29 Church Planting Network. Dwayne is poised to assist individuals, families, pastors, business leaders, organizations and churches. He is a gifted counselor and an effective and proven leader who understands people and is equipped to assist them through whatever ails them. He is passionate about offering hope and healing through Christ for those who are hurting.
He and his wife, Leslie of twenty-seven years, have two sons, Jarami and Kamin, and one daughter, Imani. Dwayne enjoys traveling, health, fitness, basketball, gardening, cooking and reading.
Roslind D. Moore, LCSW
Roslind is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with over 20 years of experience in her field. In addition to her work with The Proximus Group, she continues to provide social work services in the community and also provides administrative support to the leadership team at Wellspring Church, where she serves as a deaconess. Roslind has worked in various capacities in the arenas of medical social work, child welfare, clinical counseling, crisis intervention, mental health, and hospice/bereavement. She graduated with honors from Salisbury State University, earning a Bachelor of Arts in Social Work and Spanish. She went on to obtain her Masters Degree in Social Work from the University of Pennsylvania.
In addition to her degrees, Roslind has held her clinical license in social work for 17 years. She also obtained her certification in Critical Incident Stress Management and holds a certificate of Clinical Supervision in social work. She has been published in the Journal of Social Work in End-of-Life & Palliative Care, and specializes in grief, loss, and crisis intervention. She has worked extensively with a variety of populations during her time as a social worker and stands ready to assist individuals, families, children, teens, pastors' wives, and church/ministry leaders. She wants to see hurting people experience the grace and love of Jesus Christ in real and tangible ways.