Elect Lady Phyllis Watkins
Phyllis Norton Watkins was born and raised in Jacksonville, Florida. She is the daughter of Isabella and the late Lester Norton. In 1985, she received her Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from Florida State University. Elect Lady Watkins later received ordination and covering from Dr. I.V. and Bridget Hilliard of New Light Christian Center (Houston, Texas) where she is an active member of the Association of Independent Ministries (AIM).
Elect Lady Watkins is an exemplary administrator and a Holy Ghost-filled teacher at heart. Active in the church from a child, Elect Lady Watkins gained much experience over the years working in her home church, Church of God in Christ Temple (Jacksonville, Florida) and Greater Love Church of God in Christ (Tallahassee, Florida). Her passion in ministry is reaching hurting women, and helping them maintain their God-given identity and fulfill their purpose in life.
She is indeed a role model and a spiritual advocate for women. Additionally, she works faithfully along aside her husband currently serving as Business Administrator, Victorious Women Department Leader, Sunday School Teacher and overseer of six different auxiliaries. She married Bishop Designate Lorenzo Watkins III on January 4, 1986. They are the proud parents of Leanecia, Jonathon and Christina Watkins. The entire family is very active in the ministry serving in various capacities.