Current Officers

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President – Karoline Overby - (karolineoverby62@gmail.com) - Retired -- Westfield Baptist Church - Westfield, NC

Karoline is an active member of Westfield Baptist Church in Westfield, NC and has served as its secretary for 20 years. She and her husband, Grant, have two married sons, one living in King, NC, the other serving his country in the Navy and currently stationed in Point Mugu, California. Karoline enjoys counted cross-stitch, cooking, and driving her Harley.


President-Elect – Cathy Hawkins - (cathy-hawkins@att.net) - Retired - Lenoir, NC

I was born Catherine Ann Hawkins but have been Cathy since day one. I was saved during Vacation Bible School at age 9.  I grew up in a Christian home with loving parents and one younger brother.  I have grown twin daughters and 8 grandchildren. My family is one of the greatest pleasures of my life. I worked in the secular world for 20 years and then was blessed with the privilege of becoming a Ministry Assistant at Hudson First Baptist Church where I worked for 18 years.  I have now been retired for 4 years and love it. I have always loved NCBSA and look forward to serving as an officer again.


Second Vice President (Two Year Term) – Nicole Mosley - (nicole@gccba.org or ncbaptistsecretaries@gmail.com) - Greater Cleveland County Baptist Association - Shelby, NC 

The Lord led Nicole to join the staff at the Greater Cleveland County Baptist Association in July 2012 after leaving an eleven-year career in managing a photography studio. She grew up mostly in Cleveland County and is thankful to be able to raise her family there. Nicole was blessed to be raised by Christian parents with four older brothers and married in November of 2004. Her husband, Billy, owns and operates a full-time retriever training kennel. They have one son, Jed, who was born September 2009, and twin girls, Laney and Riley, who were born October 2014. Nicole and her family love serving the Lord and worship at Trinity Baptist Church in Mooresboro. Nicole enjoys spending time with her family, missions, photography, and occasional napping.


Secretary/Treasurer – Janette Harris – (janette@burkemontbaptist.org) – Burkemont Baptist Church – Morganton, NC

Janette was born and raised in Western North Carolina. She’s been married to her husband, Mike, for 41 years. They have a son and daughter, both married to wonderful spouses that have given them 7 amazing grandchildren. Janette was saved as a teenager at Vacation Bible School and her life was never the same. She and her husband are both very involved in their church. She helps with the 2 & 3-year-olds in Sunday school, her husband leads the congregational music and both are active in choir. They both love ministering to the deaf and, even though they don’t have any deaf in their church at this time, they enjoy singing duets in sign language. She enjoys spending time with family and reading in her spare time. Janette has served as Financial Secretary for Burkemont Baptist Church for 14 years. This is her 14th year attending the secretaries’ conference, and she looks forward to serving and seeing what God has in store in the coming years.