Abigaíl Medina Betancourt served as Puerto Rico volunteer coordinator for American Baptist Home Mission Societies’ “Rebuilding, Restoring, Renewing Puerto Rico” initiative from 2018 to 2020.
In January 2021, she was called to serve as full-time Intercultural Ministries strategist. In this position, she encourages sensitivity to cultural awareness, supports ministries in multicultural and intercultural contexts and works to strengthen American Baptist leaders’ capacity to implement effective ministries.
She has served in short-term mission in Thailand, Haiti and the Republic of Georgia in addition to speaking at theological ecumenical encounters in Tanzania and Brazil.
Her passion for mission defines every aspect of her ministry.
In 2018, she earned a Master of Divinity degree at Seminario Evangélico de Puerto Rico and, in 2020, a certificate as a Project Management Professional (PMP®).