About Leland Acker

About Leland Acker

Leland Acker is a pastor, talk show host, political enthusiast, theologian, father of 7, who wants to help his listeners and readers make sense of the world, and to enjoy life.

His morning talk show airs from 6 a.m. to 9 a.m. weekday mornings on News/Talk 102.3 KXYL in Brownwood, Tex. He also pastors the Grace Pointe Missionary Baptist Church of Early, Tex.

Prior to working at KXYL, Leland managed KSTA 1000 AM in Coleman, Tex., worked as a talk show host on KWRW 97.7 in Rusk, Tex., and worked as a reporter for the Cherokeean Herald newspaper in Rusk, Tex.

He was raised in Jacksonville, Tex., went to college at Stephen F. Austin State University, Kilgore College, Jacksonville College, and graduated from Texas Baptist Institute-Seminary.