Tonya Hairston Ware
Stellar Award Nominee Artist, Tonya Ware, comes back on the music scene presenting her new worship EP - “Signature of God.” Tonya Ware’s debut album included the passionate single release, “Put My Hand In Yours,” written by Marvin Winans. Tonya’s music video for “Put My Hand In Yours” has been featured on BET, Music Choice, TBN, and more. She is the winner of two “Jackie” Awards from the Mississippi Gospel Music Association.
Within seconds, Tonya Ware went from being a multi-million dollar executive and rising recording artist, to dead in her bathroom. Through the miraculous power of prayer, she came back to life and fought through more than six years of physical handicaps and heart health challenges to reclaim her life. In March 2015, she released her first inspirational book, “Life Is Your Song: Discover Your Voice” with famed actor Hill Harper at the BJCC in Birmingham, Alabama.
A native of Key West, Florida, Tonya has been featured on ABC, FOX, USA Today and more for her music, leadership, and her ability to empower others. On June 13, 2018, she shared her remarkable story at the United Nations - New York. She is the creator and host of the life-changing, “Saturday Success Church!” She is married to Bishop Adrian Ware and mother to daughters, Wisdom Noelle and Wealth Joy. Tonya has been under the covering and a spiritual daughter of Dr. Bill Winston, Living Word Christian Center, since 1998. Her and her husband are the founders and pastors of The Church Triumphant Global in Jackson, MS.
Other Notable Accomplishments: Bachelor of Science, Mississippi State University, Starkville, MS, Music Program, Berklee School of Music, Los Angeles, CA, SBA Emerging Leaders Program Graduate, Certified Success Trainer & Certified Coach, Canfield Methodology, Leadership Greater Jackson Program Graduate, Heart Health Lobbyist Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, Iconic Woman Making A Better World For All Award, Los Angeles, 50 Leading Business Women of Mississippi Award - Mississippi Business Journal, Jackson, MS, Woman of the Year, Women For Progress, Jackson, MS, Circle of Red Executive Leadership Team Member, American Heart Association.
In January 2019, Tonya Ware was accepted into the ranks of many successful businessmen and business women who have graduated from one of America’s best and most prestigious Ivy League schools, Yale University. Tonya will study with other top executives from around the world and be leveled up through the Yale University Leadership Program.