Calvin and Wendy Roberson
Marriage Counselor, Motivational Speaker, Pastor, and breakout Reality Television star; Calvin Roberson is utilizing his years of professional and personal development to re-educate married America. With his spiritual and educational foundation, Calvin “Pastor Cal” Roberson has a refreshing approach to creating & sustaining honesty, longevity, communication, and respect in marriages.
The dynamic duo, Calvin and Wendy Roberson are the founders and facilitators of “Married and Naked.” Through interactive discussions, revealing dialogue and spiritual insight, couples get the opportunity to address their challenges and sharpen their success. Calvin and Wendy’s work with couples is a huge part of their passion because of their past ‘valleys’ in love and marriage. They are able to offer honest, insightful, and real-life advice to couples that resonate from their own past.
Their mission is to help couples and individuals ensure that the bond of marriage remains sacred, honest, and progressive. Calvin and Wendy are genuine examples of marital success; while finding true self appreciation in the process. Their commitment to each other and their mission to change lives is what keeps the passion thriving for Married & Naked. They are truly “each other’s rock in the midst of chaos, and the wind that allows the other to soar without limitations or fear,” as was eloquently stated by Wendy.
Calvin holds a graduate degree and post graduate doctoral studies in ministry and law. He has dedicated more than 15 years as a registered representative for the New York Stock Exchange, and Regional Vice President of an international investment firm. Calvin turned his love for the arts and savviness to motivate others into a full-time position at Duke Ellington School of Arts as the Dean of Arts. He is also the C.E.O. of The Vindy Group LLC., holding company for multiple Tradebank franchises. He has also dedicated time to The African American Alzheimer's Association as a board member. As part of Calvin’s philanthropic endeavors, he sits on the board of the RAPHA Community Initiative which has partnered with brands such as Target to create inner city youth initiatives. Calvin and Wendy are the Founder & Co-Founder of Help Reach 1; a not for profit organization designed to provide education and supplemental assistance. Calvin is also the founder of the Progressive International Ministerial Alliance, a national network of independent churches.
Calvin has enriched his life’s calling by dedicating more than twenty-five years to philanthropy and ministry as a lead pastor. “Pastor Cal,” as he is affectionately known by congregation members and Bootcamp attendees, credits ministry for his successful spiritual advisory and life coaching skills. Calvin and Wendy are the proud founders of Progression Church in Atlanta, Georgia. It was “Pastor Cal’s” desire to help wounded couples that led to television opportunities with Lifetime, FYI & A&E networks. Calvin has been able to leverage his desire to help others into a national platform as the Relationship Expert on shows such as Little Women of Atlanta, Seven Year Switch, Ultimate Staycation and is currently one of the breakout stars on Married At First Sight.
Calvin is truly the definition of progression and vision. From possessing well over 15 years of financial services industry knowledge, establishing and growing Progression Church, to creating and facilitating Married & Naked, Calvin’s campaign to improve emotional wellness through fundamental life coaching tips & tools can only be described as the re-education of the heart. Calvin and Wendy promote the idea that they are not perfect people, and don't have a perfect marriage but they possess the power within to achieve the happiness they deserve. That same happiness and wholeness they receive from each other, they pour into their three beautiful children and family. Calvin & Wendy believe their love and commitment to each other is the soul of their family.