Malcolm Burleigh was elected executive director of Assemblies of God U.S. Missions at the 57th General Council in August 2017. He is a member of the Executive Leadership Team and Executive Presbytery. Burleigh coordinates the ministries of seven departments: Chaplaincy Ministries; Chi Alpha Campus Ministries, U.S.A.; Intercultural Ministries; Missionary Church Planters and Developers; U.S. Mission America Placement Service (MAPS); Adult and Teen Challenge USA; and Youth Alive. Currently, there are more than 950 missionaries and over 600 endorsed chaplains serving under AGUSM, with 5,000 other related field personnel.
Prior to leading U.S. missions, Burleigh served as senior director of Intercultural Ministries. He served as president of the National Black Fellowship of the Assemblies of God from 2008-2012 and as a general presbyter.
Burleigh served as pastor of Living Faith Assembly of God in Tampa, Florida for eighteen years. He is the author of Agenda-Driven or Assignment-Led?
He and his wife, Maria have two daughters, a son, and four grandchildren.