Who is My Women's Ministry Rep?

1. Look at the Zone Map to determine your local representative

2. Find the rep for your zone and her contact info below.  If no one is listed for your particular area, please contact Laura Taylor or call 877.953.SBTC (7282) toll free for assistance.

Carrie Bond serves as a Regional Representative for Zone N1. She is passionate about teaching women truth from God's word with authenticity and encouraging women to apply it in everyday life. She embraces the roles God has given her: wife, serving alongside her husband who is the senior pastor of Greenwood Baptist Church in Weatherford; mom of three through the blessing of adoption and homeschool teacher of one, and women's ministry leader at her church. Carrie also works with Surrendering the Secret, a post-abortive ministry, and enjoys speaking at women's events, equipping others in women's ministry and sharing a great cup of coffee. She can be reached at 817-629-9435 or cbond@greenwoodbc.com.

Marcia Dean is serving as the SBTC Representative for Zone S2.Marcia previously served as the Women’s Ministry Coordinator for First Baptist Church, New Braunfels. Marcia’s passion is for Bible study and teaching women inductive Bible study. Her joy is watching the word of God change lives. Marcia can be reached by phone 830-660-1342 or by email marciadean80@yahoo.com.

Jennifer Garcia is an SBTC Women's Ministry Representative in Zone N3. She is a pastor's wife and mother of three grown children. She has been serving alongside her husband for 14 years. Prior to that, they worked in evangelism and house church ministries. Her hobbies include reading and baking. She has a passion for encouraging women in ministry, especially pastors' wives. Jennifer's email is jennifer@wivesofpastors.org and she can be reached at 972-342-7936.

Carolyn May is a wife of 40 years and has served with her husband, Gary, in full-time ministry for over 25 of those years. Gary is the senior pastor at Trinity Baptist Church in Longview and together they have two married sons, beautiful daughter-in-loves, and two grand-prize grandchildren, Magnolia and Miles. Carolyn serves on the women's ministry team in her local church, leads women's Bible studies in the church setting, and embraces the role as her husband's most dedicated encourager/cheerleader. Carolyn is a Regional Representative in Zone N5 and can be reached at 903-663-1946 (cell), 903-643-3819 (church), or by email at carolynmmay@gmail.com

Lori Moody is a wife, mother, grandmother, homemaker, and women’s leader. Lori has a speaking/teaching ministry (www.lorimoody.com) where she speaks to women’s groups in the context of conferences, retreats, banquets etc. Recently, her writing was included in a portion of the book, Join the Insanity: Crazy-Fun Life in the Pastors' Wives Club by Rhonda Rhea. Lori and her husband, Scott, live in Southeast Texas where you might find her playing with her grandchildren, reading, crocheting, or preparing to minister when called upon. Lori is a representative in Zone S5 and she can be reached at 409-893-5124 or lorimoody5@yahoo.com.

Peggy Osborne has worked in the education field for over 25 years. In recent years she has worked with her daughter, Lauren, and her daughter-in-law, Courtney, in cofounding You Are My Treasure, a faith-based consulting ministry where they lead workshops for Christian parents, Christian educators and women (www.youaremytreasure.com). Peggy also enjoys speaking for MOPS groups, women's events and women's retreats. She is married to Chris, Senior Pastor at Central Baptist in College Station. She is passionate about serving with him and spending time with her children and grandchildren. Peggy serves in Zone E3 can be reached at 979-229-4059 or peggyposborne@yahoo.com or deut.treasure@yahoo.com.  

Aimee Shelton is the wife of Ivy Shelton, Pastor of First Baptist Church Waskom and mother to three young men. It has been her joy to know and serve Jesus since she was 7 years old and be a partner in ministry alongside Ivy for over 20 years. Aimee loves to see how the body of Christ comes together for work, worship, and ministry and is excited to be the new Zone Rep for E4. Amy can be reached at ivysbc@aol.com or 432.889.1005.

Deborah Smith serves as the SBTC Women’s Ministry Representative in Zone N2. She also serves as the lead ministry assistant to the Director of Pastor/Church Relations at the SBTC. Deborah is a graduate of Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary with a Masters of Divinity in Women’s Ministry. She is passionate about counseling women and leading them into a Biblical understanding and knowledge of Christ. Deborah serves on both the Women’s Ministry Leadership Team and the Young Adult Leadership Team at Travis Avenue Baptist Church, while co-leading a Young Adult Women’s Bible Study. Deborah can be reached at 251-581-4325 or deborahssmith23@gmail.com.

Kristen Svajda (pronounded Sweeda) is wife to Anthony and mom to Gideon and Grace. She has been loving Jesus since she was 7 years old. Kristen grew up in Fort Worth and currently lives in Stephenville - where her husband is the pastor at Harvey Baptist Church. Kristen is a leader in the women's ministry and also leads Bible studies at Harvey BC. She is also committed to making disciples of new and growing Christian women. Kristen loves to read and study God's word, to enjoy meals with family and friends, and desires to help other women love Jesus more! She represents the SBTC Women's Ministry in Zone E1. Kristen can be reached at kristen.svajda@gmail.com or 817-825-7358.

Nancy Turner is a seasoned pastor's wife to Terry for over 35 years, the mother of three adult married children, and grandmother of eight. She is a conference speaker, teaches a middle school Bible class, and serves as an adviser for several ministries within her church. Her desire is to inspire women to draw nearer to God by speaking and teaching his word with clarity. In December, 2015, Nancy completed her PhD studies (Family Ministry/Women’s Ministry) at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. Nancy represents the Women's Ministry in Zone N4 and can be reached at nanturn635@gmail.com or 972-329-5030.          

Anita Onarecker Wood represents this ministry in Zone S4-north. She is certified in Women’s Ministry, and a graduate of Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. Her book, Divine Appointment: Our Journey to the Bridge, traces God’s leading her life, and her witness to miraculous prayer. Anita serves as Director of Education and Evangelism at Memorial Baptist Church, Spring. You may contact Anita at 346-224-4984 or awood95585@aol.com.

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