INDIANAPOLIS – General Minister and President Sharon E. Watkins announced today the call of Cherilyn Williams as Assistant Vice President for Marketing and Communication. She will join the staff in Indianapolis January 2012.
Prior to this appointment, Williams held public relations and communications positions for Northwest Trek Wildlife Park, Washington State Department of Personnel, Pierce College and Franklin College in addition to a stint at the Daily Journal in Johnson County, Ind. She also served on the General Board of the Christian Church, the Mission Alignment Coordinating Council and as moderator of the Northwest Region of the Christian Church for two terms.
Williams holds bachelor’s degrees from Millikin University and Franklin College and a masters in organizational leadership from Chapman University College (now Brandman University). She has also attended two other Disciple-related schools, Culver-Stockton College and Phillips University.