Request a Speaker
The WMU NC staff and Speaker Team are available upon request for church services, ministry retreats, small group meetings, leadership events and focus weeks. Select your region and email the speaker of your choice. Speakers that have a car next to their name are willing to travel to other regions in North Carolina.
Former WMU NC Executive Director
Irma's areas of expertise are mission trips, women's retreats, Focus Week, churchwide missions involvement, working with children and youth, Project HELP refugees and missions encouragement. Irma has ministered through the North American Mission Board, and the International Mission Board. She and her husband founded a missions church. Contact Irma at email@example.com
Dee Dee Moody
WMU NC President
Dee Dee's areas of expertise are Focus Weeks, women's retreats, leadership conferences, mission studies, and Bible studies. She serves as her church's WMU Director, has taught at all WMU age-levels, and has served on home and international mission trips. Contact Dee Dee at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Area of expertise: working with children and youth, ladies retreats, and spiritual growth
Allison is a worship leader and small group leader in her local church. She enjoys ministering to youth and women. She has a heart for equipping teens to live out their faith. She enjoys spending time with her family, reading, writing, and serving the local church. She desires to help point women of all ages directly to Scripture and apply what they’ve learned. Contact Allison at email@example.com.
Former WMU NC Staff Member
Margaret retired after serving on WMU NC staff for 20 years as the adult specialist. She serves as her church’s WMU director. Margaret has participated in mission trips, led Women’s Retreats, and been a speaker for churches and associations. Margaret currently serves as the national WMU Compassion Ministries Volunteer Advocate. Contact Margaret at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Former IMB Missionary
Clara teaches an adult Sunday School class, leads a Women on Mission group, and serves as an Spanish translator at the Good Shepherd Medical Clinic. After 32 years in Chile as a missionary with the International Mission Board, she married a Baptist pastor and they continued doing missions together until his death in 2002. For several years she was a writer for the Spanish missions magazine and Missions Mosaic. Contact Clara at email@example.com.
WMU NC Executive Board Member
Joyce's areas of expertise are mission trips and women's retreats. She is a teacher by profession and has been a part of numerous national and international missions trips, a key leader with the WMU NC Prison Ministry and served at the North Carolina Girls in Action Missions Camp. Contact Joyce at firstname.lastname@example.org.
WMU NC Executive Board
Kim Bounds is a middle school band and piano teacher in the Winston-Salem Forsyth County school district. She has been a part of WMU from Mission Friends to Women on Mission Groups. She has served as Acteens leader in her church. She has served on international mission trips to South Africa and India. She currently serves as VP of Development for WMU NC. Contact email@example.com.
WMU NC Executive Board Member
Patricia has served on the associational WMU leadership team, WMU director/missions leader/WoM leader in her local church and is presently the Assistant WMU Director of Dan Valley Association. She enjoys working with youth and children, hosting World Crafts parties and doing missions outreach in her community. She teaches Sunday school for all ages and enjoys leading small groups.
Certified Life Coach & Vision Strategist, Sisters Who Care Volunteer Coordinator
Lisa's areas of expertise include Bible study, women's retreats, conferences, refugees, empowerment, evangelism and home missions. Her ministry experience includes serving as a woman's ministry coordinator, Bible study teacher, education ministry leader and marriage ministry leader at her church. Contact Lisa at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Prison Retreat Volunteer & Missions Involvement
She currently leads a women's ministry and a teen and children's ministry. Her past ministry experience includes facilitating Bible studies for pregnant teens and the elderly in nursing homes, prison retreat volunteer and missions involvement. She has also ministered to women recovering from drug and alcohol addiction. Contact Veronica at email@example.com.
WMU NC Executive Board
Andrea is a retired middle school teacher and has been active in WMU her entire life. Having previously lead both Acteens and RA’s, currently she is the WMU director in a new church plant. She lives in Kernersville, NC and has two married children and one grandson. Contact Andrea at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Missions Outreach, Spiritual Growth, and Working with Refugees
Malinda Fillingim learned about missions attending WMU Circles. Her summers at CMV tightened her belief to bear witness to Christ in ordinary times. She has served on church staff, hospice chaplain. and with refugees. When her husband died in 2015, she embarked on deep reflection of spiritual growth. She speaks of her spiritual pilgrimage with humorous anecdotal, real life stories many can relate to.