Current Officers

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President – Karoline Overby - ( - 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.

First Vice-President – Teresa Almond - ( - Glorieta Baptist Church - Concord, NC

Teresa has been an active member of Glorieta Baptist Church for 35 years and has been the Ministry Assistant there for over 31 years. She has been married to Tim for almost 39 years and they have two children, Josh and Jessica. She is Nana to Olivia and Cate.  Teresa loves antiquing and traveling.

Second Vice President (Two Year Term) – Myra Phillips - ( or - Ashe Baptist Association - West Jefferson, NC

Myra was born and grew up in Marion, NC as the only daughter of a carpenter and a stay-at-home mom. As a young child, her family was very active in their small neighborhood church, Zion Hill Baptist. She was saved in that church and was baptized in Pepper’s Creek. She now resides in West Jefferson, NC with her husband David. They have a blended family of 5 children, and 13 grandchildren. Myra is currently employed with the Ashe Baptist Association where she is serving as Ministry Assistant. Her previous 12 years of employment was with Bald Mountain Baptist Church, where she is member. Myra enjoys reading, Bible Journaling, being outdoors, entertaining her family and friends, and travel. In 2016, she and David experienced the journey of a lifetime as they traveled to Israel. What an awesome pilgrimage! “The tourist sees sights and returns home the same person; the pilgrim gains insight and returns home changed.”

A favorite scripture is Galatians 6:9 “And let us not grow weary while doing good, for in due season we shall reap if we do not lose heart.”

Secretary/Treasurer – Rachel Sanders - ( - Bethlehem Baptist Church - Jacksonville, NC

Rachel was born in Jacksonville, NC (about an hour north of Wilmington). She was raised in a Christian home and was saved at a young age. Rachel is currently serving as Secretary at Bethlehem Baptist Church in Jacksonville, NC. She and her husband, John, have been married for 16 years and have two beautiful daughters.