Tomás (Tommy) de León, serves as our Minister. He has been a seeker of truth for over forty years. His journey has taken him through many different views of this mystery we call life, from Edgar Cayce, to Zen, to Plato, to name a few.
He holds an associate’s degree in electronic technology from Texas State Technical College and a bachelor’s degree in philosophy from UT-Rio Grande Valley. He is a Vietnam veteran who served in the United States Navy. He is married to Rosemary and has two grown children, Marcos and Marisa.
His search for Truth led him to Unity of the Valley, Spiritual Center, RGV 10 years ago, and here, as he puts it, was finally able to reconcile his Christian upbringing with his insistence on universality. He served as Vice-President and President on the Board of Trustees in years before hired to serve as Spiritual Leader and Minister.
He began his formal study of Unity teachings shortly after joining Unity. In November 2018 he earned the certification as a Licensed Unity Teacher (LUT) and in April 2020, he was licensed as Unity Minister.. His spiritual journey and minister goal will continue in 2020 as he is moving forward to becoming an ordained Unity Minister.
He is a lifelong musician and participates in the music ministry on a regular basis.