Ruling Elders

At St. James ruling elders, together with pastors, exercise leadership, government, spiritual discernment, and discipline and have responsibilities for the life of a congregation. They are called out by the congregation and empowered by the Holy Spirit to serve for 3 year terms of office. Each elder serves as a co-moderator of one of the 6 ministry divisions of St. James.

 
2020 Elders
Elder Francis Bolds Jr. – Administration
Elder Samanthia Scott – Administration
Elder Cassandra Roper – Administration
Elder Ray Whaley – Discipleship
Elder Tamara Wright – Discipleship
Elder Clarissa Whaley – Discipleship
Karen Prioleau – Fellowship
Elder George Singleton – Fellowship
Elder Rinkey Noisette – Fellowship
Elder Travonte Roberston – Service
Elder Shayla Simmons – Service
Elder Mae Lucas – Worship
Elder Shannon Jenkins – Worship
Elder Penny Cromwell – Worship
Elder Audrey Dawson – Evangelism
 
 
 

TRUSTEES

At St. James, trustees are responsible for securing and recording all funds received at any time by the church and maintain all church property. They are called out by the congregation and empowered by the Holy Spirit to serve for 3 year terms of office.
 
2018 Trustees
Trustee Connie Williams – Co-Moderator
Trustee Darrell Whaley – Co-Moderator
Trustee Fredrick Gillard
Trustee Deboria Gourdine
Trustee Sandra Logan
Trustee Valerie Morton
Trustee Latricia Heyward
Trustee Donnia Richardson
Trustee Hezekiah Richardson
Trustee Jackie Singleton
Trustee Jacqueline Singleton-Brown
Trustee Marcella Whaley
Trustee Raymond Gillard
Trustee Keith Green