FIRST LADY BRENDA LOVE MCMICHAEL
First Lady Brenda McMichael has been married to Pastor Anthony J. McMichael for 33 years. She was born in South Georgia and was reared in metro Atlanta where she attended the public school system and graduated with honors. Her secondary education was done at Clark College, Georgia State University and the University of Georgia where she earned degrees, ending with the degree of Specialist in Education, which further certified her as an exceptional educator and administrator. She recently retired with more than 30 years from the DeKalb County School System working as an Elementary teacher, Writing teacher, Counselor, Assistant Principal, Principal and a system-wide administrator, Assistant Director of the Office of School Improvement.
Mt. Nebo’s First Lady, affectionately called “Sister Mc and Lady Mc”, is a warm and gracious supporter of our Pastor’s ministry, a nurturing wife, and mother to Andria and William. She’s a successful professional and a great communicator.
Sister Mc has been a successful school administrator for more than thirteen years, and her school received awards for their academic accomplishments. Sister Mc loves to interact with people. She is a trained Wedding Planner and Director. She constantly counsels and lends assistance wherever needed while facilitating church workshops and doing public speaking in churches throughout metro Atlanta.
Sister Mc is and has always been actively engaged in the ministry at Mt. Nebo and serves as leader of the Women’s Ministry which fosters spiritual growth. She has many talents, and an awesome regard for the spiritual and academic development of children. She served for many years as director of the Youth Department as well as Director of the Junior Choir. She organized and developed the Children’s church ministry at Mt. Nebo, and the Board of Christian Education. She, along with Pastor McMichael, founded the Mt. Nebo Christian Academy where she recently retired from the position of Director and also Vice President of the Academy Board of Directors.
Sister McMichael is truly a compassionate First Lady who models high expectations and constantly gives encouragement to others. Her continuous warm smile, the joy she exudes, and her expressed love for Jesus makes her special to all that know her in every facet of life. She exudes love and encouragement to all that meet her; Sister Mc’s favorite closing is “Be Encouraged!”