The General Secretary of The Church of Pentecost. He was born on 24th December, 1964 at Asamankese in the Eastern Region of Ghana to Mr. Samuel Opare Kumi and Madam Florence Akosua Odi, both from Abiriw-Akwapim and of blessed memory.

Apostle A.N.Y. Kumi-Larbi, an engineer by training, started schooling at Suhum Presbyterian School and obtained his Middle School Leavers Certificate in 1979. He then continued his education at Koforidua Secondary Technical School, where he sat and passed the GCE ‘O’ level examination in 1984 and proceeded to the Presbyterian Boys’ Secondary School (PRESEC, Legon) for his GCE ‘A’-Level certificate in 1986.

During his pre-university National Service, he taught for one year at the Suhum Presbyterian JHS (from 1986-1987). He subsequently gained admission at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) and graduated with a BSc. (Hons) degree in Civil Engineering in 1991. During his post-university National Service, he taught at Takoradi Polytechnic from 1991-1992.