BLESSED HOPE MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH Staff & Leaders

  • Vannie Battles
    Minister

    Served as an assistant to the current Pastor and former Pastor for 10 years. Adult Sunday School Teacher

  • Gwen Warren
    Minister

    · Over 20 years of experience as a professional manager, consultant, and social worker · Ability to direct and implement complex projects from concept to fully operational status · Goal-oriented individual, team player, excellent leadership skills · Program organizer, developer, implementer and evaluator · Grant Writer, Evaluator, Case Manager, Consultant EDUCATION · Master’s of Social Work, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida · Bachelor’s of Science, Social Work , Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida Grand Canyon University, Doctorate of Education in Organizational Leadership (On-line Program) Phoenix, Arizona, August 2012- 2016 · Organizational Leadership, Strategic Planning and Change, Leading Across Cultures, Stakeholders Role in Organizations, Research Design and Data Analysis · Ethical Stewardship, Systems Thinking: Building Organizations That Last, Individual Differences and Organizational Outcome, Research Analysis, Foundations in Research University of LaVerne, Doctorate of Public Administration Program (Virtual), LaVerne, California, (2007 – 2011) · Management of public and non-profit organizations, Public Administration · Budget/Fiscal Management, Public Policy and Politics, Organizational Development and Change · Human Resource Management, Ethical Decision Making