A graduate of Asbury Theological Seminary Sharon has worked in some of the great churches of The United Methodist church including Highland Park UMC in Dallas, Texas and Wesley's Chapel in London, England. Her 30 years of experience in growing and revitalizing children's ministries throughout her career has uniquely positioned her to develop and implement the model of The Matthew Initiative. Sharon received the distinguished 2014 Alumni of the Year Award from Asbury Theological Seminary in recognition of her work with The Matthew Initiative.
Jordan Yancey Black Curriculum Coordinator
Also a graduate of Asbury Theological Seminary, Jordan has worked along side her mother in all of the partner churches to date. She develops and implements dynamic curriculum resources for the MI partner churches. In addition to her role with The Matthew Initiative, Jordan serves as the Associate Director of Children's Ministries at Peachtree Road United Methodist Church in Atlanta, GA.