Reverend Polk was born in 1969 in Raleigh, North Carolina. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in broadcasting, and another Bachelor of Arts Degree in Metaphysics from the University of Sedona. This university granted John the title of International Metaphysical Minister after his studies were completed. John is also a Reiki Master, and an instructor in Usui Reiki. He is the founder of Wolf Spirit Ministries, LLC. In addition to all of this, John was gifted with the ability to be a channel and a medium.