Yannik McKie

Executive Director of the McKie Foundation
McKie Foundation Mission and Core Values

Yannik McKie is an Author, Pastor, ATD certified coach & an expert on purpose and mental toughness. Yannik lost both his parents to AIDS before he turned 16. He learned from firsthand experience how to turn obstacles into stepping stones, becoming a successful entrepreneur, the Founder & Executive Director of The McKie Foundation, & Pastor of CHOSEN Church located in Grovetown, Ga.


Yannik's amazing life story has been featured on numerous media outlets including ESPN's The Undefeated, The Huffington Post, The New York Daily News, Good Day Atlanta & TBN's 700 Club, just to name a few. For his efforts in the community & business, Yannik was awarded the Change Maker of the year award from the New Leaders Council and inducted into his alma mater, Georgia Southern University's, top 40 under 40 alumni class. Yannik obtained his first degree in marketing from Georgia Southern University and his Master's Degree in Christian Ministry from Liberty University.Yannik's diverse educational & life experiences make him a highly sought after speaker & coach for entrepreneurs, businesses, universities and nonprofit organizations.


Yannik is the proud husband to his beautiful and supportive wife, Linda and the loving father to Jahlyn and Elyse McKie. If you wish to stay informed about the McKie Foundation's current events please like, follow and subscribe to the McKie Foundations Facebook, Twitter and YouTube social network sites.

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