Listing of Committees and Supervising Chairs
Concessions: Carmen Cherry
Corporate Acquisitions: Paula Grant
Finance: June Andrews
GEMS: Timyiaka Noel
Hospitality: Natalie Holness
Logistics: Donna Bovelle
Prayer and Fasting: Amanda Etienne
Publicity: Olivia Skeffrey
Registration: Jene Harrison
Special Events: Deborah Huggins
Committee sends out applications to potential Conference vendors who wish to sell their wares at the Conference. They organize the returned applications to determine what vendors will be accepted, receive the vendor fees, and coordinate with the hotel personnel and hotel logistics committee to secure the site for the selling of the items.
The “army” of the Women’s Conference. Logistics collaborates with the hotel and the church’s conference committees to ensure conference participants and facilitators have a pleasant experience. The team manages crowd control for meals & worship services, directs participants to workshop locations, assists with workshop set-up, prepares sanctuary for worship, maintains lost & found, and myriad of other tasks all while maintaining a delightful demeanor.
Conference Registration Input & Reports
Members of the Registration Committee help to facilitate a smooth introduction to the Women’s Conference experience. Team members acquaint prospective conference attendees with available workshops, assist with data entry, accept payment of conference fees. Aid in securing transportation, where available. As well as partner with the hotel to reserve lodging. Additionally, Registration committee members are on-site at conference to greet attendees and distribute conference materials.
Finance Committee - is responsible for all accounts receivable and accounts payable pertaining to the Women's Ministry during Women's Season and beyond. Members of this Committee also collect all finances raised through worship services, special events, and Conference. Finance is also responsible for the sponsorship of Financial Workshops and Seminars. Because of the nature of this Committee, positions are appointed.
Prayer and Fasting Committee
Prayer and Fasting Ministry is open to those who have a desire for prayer and a heart to passionately seek God on behalf of others. The monthly meetings will empower your spirit to pray and fast throughout Women’s Season. Those committed to join will be provided with resources, a list of specific prayer concerns and will have the option to join the GAC Prayer & Fasting Ministry.
Women’s Outreach Ministry
Women’s Outreach Ministry reaches out to women who are in homeless shelters, drug treatment facilities and transitional housing in a way that will minister to their physical, emotional and spiritual needs. The Ministry activities are focused on encouraging, uplifting and empowering the women of our community.
GEM - Girls Empowerment Ministry
G.E.M. - The Girls Empowerment Ministry is geared toward female teens ages 13-18. Teens will participate in all aspects of Women’s Season including but not limited to special events, community outreach assignments & bible study. In addition to participating in the events of other Women’s Season committees, they coordinate their own events specifically geared towards teens such as a girl’s night out, motivational sessions, professional, academic and financial workshops. This committee welcomes adults to join who have a heart to serve as mentors to our teens who will help plan and participate in their events while encouraging them throughout the Season.