LaRue Howard has lead thousands into the presence of the Lord as Worship Leader and Music Pastor for nearly two decades. As an elementary school music teacher, she gleaned wisdom from the Praise and Worship ministry of her mentor, Martha Munizzi. From the depths of her spirit, flows evidence of a personal encounter that unveiled a vision, unwrapping her gift of praise and making her heart vulnerable to worship. The authentic character of Howard’s music ministry and vocal savoir-faire is well received among her peers and rapidly opening doors to the world. Howard’s vibrant personality pierces through lyrics and instruments, proving to be infectious as she delivers a unique and versatile symphony of praise.
LaRue Howard has an eclectic mix of musical styles and influences – from traditional Gospel to Praise & Worship and Contemporary – that successfully brings even the most discriminate listener to the heart of worship. With a long list of distinguished accomplishments, including Disney’s Teacher-iffic Award, Teacher of the Year, and membership in Delta Omicron Music Fraternity, she is also a Dove Award Recipient for Gospel Recorded Song of the Year and Founder & CEO of Worship Leaders’ Association International. Howard is a featured soloist for The Festival of the Lion King at Walt Disney World’s Animal Kingdom in Orlando, FL. Greater than any of these accolades and accomplishments is Howard’s passion for her family – Her husband, Marvette, and her three children, DeAhna, Aaron and Langston.