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Staff

Office of the Executive Director

Executive Director, American Baptist Home Mission Societies & Judson Press

Dr. Jeffrey Haggray

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Senior Associate, Grants, Partnerships & Strategy Alignment

Rev. Rothangliani R. Chhangte

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Executive Assistant

Felecia J. Mitchell

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Paralegal & Administrative Assistant 

Julie Thomas

Mission Areas

National Mission Engagement

Director, Mission Engagement & National Network Initiatives

Rev. Lisa Harris-Lee

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Coordinator, Alaska Ministries

Dr. Alonzo B. Patterson Jr.

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Cultural Competency & Education

Senior Strategist, Cultural Competency & Education

Rev. Dr. Brenda R. Halliburton-Williams

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Leadership Empowerment

Director, Leadership Empowerment

Rev. Lauren L. Ng

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National Coordinator, Scholarships & Emerging Leaders

Rev. Sarah Strosahl-Kagi

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Ecclesiastical Endorser, National Coordinator for Chaplaincy and Specialized Ministries

Rev. Dr. Patricia Murphy

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Administrative Coordinator, Chaplaincy & Specialized Ministries

Alice Mitchell-Cross

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Director, In Support of Excellence Initative

Rev. Jamaal Nelson

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American Baptist Personnel Services

Acting Director, American Baptist Personnel Services

Diane Sypherd

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Senior Associate

Diane Sypherd

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Administrative Coordinator

Cindy Hawk

Intercultural Ministries

Director, Intercultural Ministries, Latino Ministries & Rebuild, Restore, Renew Puerto Rico

Rev. Salvador Orellana

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National Coordinator, Asian Ministries

Rev. Florence Li

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Mission Coordinator, Native American Ministries

Benjamin T. Sullivan

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Mission Coordinator, Native American Ministries

Kathy Longhat

Mission Coordinator, Burmese Refugees

Ronald C. Nunuk

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Discipleship Ministries

Director, Discipleship Ministries

Rev. Cassandra D. Carkuff Williams, Ed.D.

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National Coordinator, Discipleship

Rev. Dr. Christine Roush

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National Coordinator, Evangelism & Church Planting

Dr. Jeffrey A. Johnson

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Healing & Transforming Communities

Director, Community Outreach Ministries & Rizpah’s Children

Rev. Dr. Marilyn P. Turner-Triplett

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National Coordinator of Volunteer Mobilization & Disaster Ministries

Victoria J. Goff

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Public Witness & Advocacy

Editor, The Christian Citizen

Curtis Ramsey-Lucas

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Editor, The Christian Citizen

Curtis Ramsey-Lucas

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Rebuild, Restore, Renew Puerto Rico

Editor, The Christian Citizen

Curtis Ramsey-Lucas

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Puerto Rico Volunteer Coordinator

Abigail Medina Betancourt

Puerto Rico Construction Coordinator

Hector Rivera Padua

Judson Press

Publisher, Judson Press

Laura Alden

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Administrative Assistant

Becky McDaniel

Editorial Assistant

Lisa Blair

Editor, Judson Press

Rev. Rebecca Irwin-Diehl

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Curriculum Editor, Judson Press

Marcia Jessen

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Mission Support

Development & Program Ministries

Chief Development Officer

Vincent W. Dent Sr.

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Associate Director, Mission Advancement & Passionary Movement

Rev. Dr. Eddie Cruz

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Integrated Marketing

Integrated Marketing Director, Judson Press & American Baptist Home Mission Societies

Linda Johnson-LeBlanc

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Customer Engagment Associate

Loretta Beach

Administrative Coordinator

Gale Tull

Customer Engagment Associate

Tammy Tull

Financial Services

Deputy Executive Director, Treasurer & Chief Financial Officer

Michaele D. Birdsall, CPA

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Executive Assistant, Finance

Tondolayo T. Duncan

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Senior Accountant, Payroll

Mina Ajiboye

Facilities Coordinator

David Bolles

Staff Accountant, AP

Jen Dulude

Senior Financial Analyst

Gina Haas

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Controller

Alma Hazboun

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Staff Accountant, AR/Collections

Michelle Jones

Scholarships & Investments Assistant

Carolyn Majeed

Director of Investments

Dave L. Moore Jr.

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Human Resources

Associate Executive Director, Human Resources Management Services

Laura Miraz, Ph.D, SPHR

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Coordinator, Human Resources

Benjamin Richardson

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Communications

Associate Executive Director, Communications

Susan Gottshall

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Administrative Assistant

Sue Peterman

Creative Designer

Danny Ellison

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Senior Writer/Editor

Nadine Hasenecz, MSW, LSW

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Social Media Specialist

Joshua Kagi

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Legal

President/CEO, American Baptist Extension Corporation & General Counsel, American Baptist Home Mission Societies

Valoria L. Cheek, Esq.

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Information Technology

Director, Information Technology Management

Derrick G. Gilbert, MBA, CBA

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Senior Associate, Information Technology

Michael C. Kilczewski

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Support Assistant, Information Technology

Mary-Anne Walker

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Administrative Coordinators Team

Director, Information Technology Management

Derrick G. Gilbert, MBA, CBA

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Administrative Coordinator

Beverly Allegretti

Administrative Coordinator

Leda Carter

Administrative Coordinator

Tina Harp

Administrative Coordinator

Raquel Perez

Administrative Coordinator

Sarah Thomas

Administrative Coordinator

Kim Wilkins