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Marlene Rochelle Jefferson, American municipal official, director, pastor. Recipient Community Enrichment Empowerment Progressive award, Towson State University, 1986-1989.

Background

Jefferson, Marlene Rochelle was born on March 22, 1967 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Daughter of Manuel Joseph and Marilyn Elizabeth Morris.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Towson State University, Baltimore, 1989. Master of Divinity, Howard University, Washington, 1999.

Career

Senior finance analyst Student Loan Marketing Association, Reston, Virginia, 1990—1998. Senior finance consultant PriceWaterhouse Coopers, LLC, Rosslyn, 1998—2001. Director operations Executive Office of Mayor, Washington, 2001—2004.

Deputy director District of Columbia Office Partnerships and Grants Development, since 2004. Consultant Lockhee Martin, since 2007. Senior advisory religious affairs Executive Office of Mayor, Washington, 2003—2004.

Religion

People need not just to accept but also to grow in relationship with God. God's grace and love constantly prompts and seeks to transform us, and so we should continually seek and pray to grow in holiness and love.

Politics

Church should build bridges with political institutions through organizing ecumenical delegations to the party conferences.

Views

Language of offensive nature with regard to race, ethnicity or nationality does not indicate the value of each individual and contradicts the teaching of Jesus Christ.

Membership

Associate pastor Allen Chapel African Methodist Episcopal Church, Washington, 1998—2004. Assistant pastor First African Methodist Episcopal Church, Alexandria, Virginia, 2004—2006, Lee Memorial African Methodist Episcopal Church, Kensington, Maryland, 2006. Member of Delta Sigma Theta (associate.

Local chair program planning and development 1993-1994).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, travel, cooking.

Connections

1 child Morgan Rochelle.

father:
Manuel Joseph

mother:
Marilyn Elizabeth Morris

child:
Morgan Rochelle Jefferson