Telford Mullings was born in the pine barren forest of the Grand Bahama Island. He is an educator, lecturer and advisor and now holds a position as Vice Principal in one of the largest Bahamian secondary schools. He was nominated teacher of the Year at D.W. Davis Secondary School and received the distinguished National Teacher of the Year Award. The recipient of many national and international awards, Telford Mullings holds a B.S. Degree in Biology and Chemistry from Florida Memorial College. His post graduate studies in Criminalistics and Education were at Florida International University. He is presently an active member of Faith United Missionary Baptist Church, were he serves as a deacon.