About Daryl Horton


Austin, Texas

Rev. Daryl Horton is a native of Austin, Texas and resides there with his wife of 22 years, Dr. Shalonda Horton. He serves as Youth Pastor and Assistant to the Pastor at Mt. Zion Baptist Church, where Rev. G.V. Clark is Pastor.

Daryl earned a Master of Arts in Theological Studies from Austin Graduate School of Theology and a Master of Divinity from Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary. He is currently studying at Brite Divinity School at Texas Christian University in the Doctor of Ministry program.

Rev. Daryl Horton serves as the President of the Baptist Ministers’ Union of Austin and Vicinity and a Board Member of Christ Together Greater Austin. He is a Commissioner with the African American Resource Advisory Commission (AARAC) with the City of Austin, the Immediate Past President of the Board of Directors for Interfaith Action of Central Texas (iACT) and a member of the Steering Committee for the Michael and Susan Dell Center for Healthy Living Community Collaborative.  He also enjoys playing golf as a member of the historic Traveler Golf Association, where he currently serves as President.