H2’s Shannon Brown Appointed to the Louisiana Baptist Convention
H2’s own Shannon Brown was recently appointed to the Louisiana Baptist Convention Executive Board and will be serving on the Administrative Committee. The Louisiana Baptist Convention is a state convention with a membership of 1600 church from across the state. While the main focus of the board is the continued education and spiritual growth of the statewide members, it also manages how the membership of churches serves their communities. The board organizes outreach programs offering free after school programs such as English as a Second Language to immigrants/internationals, after school tutoring for children and youth, food and clothing distribution to needy families, disaster relief assistance and school supply provisions. Shannon’s role on the Administrative Committee will be to advise and assist the Executive Board in carrying out the programs assigned by the Convention to the board for administration. Her commit will recommend plans of organization, general policies, and actions as appropriate and review budget proposals of the executive director. Congratulations Shannon!