Gammon Welcomes New Staff Member Marcharkelti McKenzie, Communications Specialist & Student Services Liaison
Greetings Gammon Community!
Please join me in welcoming Marcharkelti McKenzie as a new staff member of Gammon Theological Seminary, effective June 1, 2019, as our Communications Specialist and Student Services Liaison.
Marcharkelti has several years’ experience in the field of website design, social media, promotional photo shoots, public relations and marketing of electronic publications. As a Gammon intern, Marcharkelti functioned in this capacity and now as a recent ITC/Gammon graduate (2019), she has been brought on as a full-time staff member. Her main responsibility will be to promote Gammon in the many forms of communications, create and implement marketing/social media platforms, with responsibility for the direction, design and production of public relation materials both internal and external. In addition, Marcharkelti will provide administrative support to the Student Concerns Committee of the Board of Trustees and coordinate student services connections to UMC Conferences and other UMC organizations. Marcharkelti has been a student leader and served as the President of the Gammon Student Fellowship, President for the 2019 ITC Graduating Class, served as the Female Representative of the Gammon Board of Trustees. Her local church ministries while in seminary included Impact UMC (Rev. Olu Brown), Andrews Chapel UMC (Rev. Donald Reed), and Newnan Chapel UMC (Rev. Terrilyn Lemons).
Marcharkelti is from Maxton/Laurburg, North Carolina, and a member of the Alabama/West Florida Conference. She served as a Global Mission Fellow-US2 Missionary from 2014-2016 in Mobile, Alabama. She loves playing softball, reading and community relations.
Ken J. Walden, PhD
Gammon Theological Seminary