Faith Based Initiative

Angela CarsonAngela Y. Carson, has over 18 years of management and training experience in the nonprofit, military and educational fields.  She founded Carson Consulting Services, LLC in 2001 to help organizations, corporations and government agencies increase their effectiveness through training and consultation. Assistance has been provided in a number of capacity-building areas including job readiness, 501c3 start-up, strategic planning, grant writing, board governance, policy compliance, resource development, and more. (


Angela earned her B.S. in Business Administration from MS Valley State University and her M.Ed. in Student Personnel from the University of Mississippi.   She is also the founder and executive director of the Pine Grove Association, a nonprofit organization promoting community development through youth and senior citizen programs in Canton, MS. 


She has worked with diverse audiences from children to senior adults. providing assistance in business advising, youth development, education and personnel management.


Angela currently serves as the Business Coordinator with the Center for Education Innovation in Jackson, MS working with early childhood entities to improve quality and promote greater child outcomes.  She also serves as the State Director of Faith-Based Initiatives for the General Missionary Baptist State Convention of MS.


She is an active member of the Madison County, MS Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. and serves as a board member for the Notre Dame Education Center.


Angela is an active member of Priestley Chapel M.B. Church in Canton, MS where she serves has served as a Sunday School Teacher, President of the Single’s Ministry and Assistant Church Secretary.  She enjoys traveling, listening to music and attending sporting events.


Angela believes that everyone can be successful.  She believes that one must be confident, disciplined and help others along the way.