Frederick Ronald Hart was born in Jamaica, West Indies. He was saved at the age of 12 at Bethany Gospel Hall and baptized and brought into fellowship at the age of 16. In 1956, he migrated to the United States and studied at City College of New York. While in New York he worked for Chemical Bank for 10 years and later returned to Jamaica to go into business. (“Hart’s Golden Touch Cleaners” and Jamaica Box Company).
During this time, Fred served as an elder at his church. In 1979, Fred returned to the United States and established business in Atlanta where he has been President of Compac Industries, Inc. for 34 years.
Fred helped to plant Decatur Bible Chapel in 1991 where he currently serves as an elder. He has had the opportunity to speak at several conferences in the United States, Canada and Jamaica for churches, CBMC (Christian Business Men’s Committee) and youth camps.
Fred has been married to June Ann Hart for 52 years and has 3 adult married children and 9 grandchildren.