Leadership/Biographies

Restored Hope Ministries consists of a directorship and Board of Directors as follows:

Pastor Sam Pollinzi

CEO / Board Chairman
Sam Pollinzi is the Pastor of “Restored Hope Ministries” in Dallas, Texas – a dynamic ministry to women caught in sex slavery and trafficking with no way out. As the pastor of “Restored Hope Ministries” Sam and his wife Sherry oversee ministry programs such as Celebrate Recovery, Financial Peace University, Budgeting Classes, Computer Training, Bibles Studies, and the transitional housing location. Pastor Sam has a deep-rooted passion to see people healed of their hurts, habits, and hang-ups. God has uniquely equipped Sam for this calling, with an incredible testimony that has already inspired so many to turn their lives around and truly be set free.

Sherry Pollinzi

Founder, Director of Ministry
Pastor Sherry Pollinzi is Co-Founder and pastor of Restored Hope Ministries, along with her husband, Sam. Sherry and Sam have been married 27 years. They have three grown children and 6 grandchildren. Pastor Sherry and her husband were pastors of Project Life ministries at Covenant Church in Carrollton. As pastors of Project Life Ministries, they started and led a successful Celebrate Recovery program, Grief Share, Divorce Care, Abortion Ministry, and TNT for seniors. As they ministered to women in these programs they begin to see the great need for a ministry that helped women and their children who were victims of sexual exploitation and domestic violence.

Board of Directors