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Our Leadership

Who We Are

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Jill Hudson


Jill is a 2005 graduate of Baylor's Truett Seminary and also holds a  Master of Science in Education and Educational Psychology from Baylor University. She is mother to two children and recently moved to Abilene, Texas where her husband is pastor of FBC, Abilene.  Jill began her new position as coordinator on April 3, 2023 

She was ordained by Crosscreek Baptist Church in Alabama and has served churches since 1999 across four states (TX, MT, NC, and AL) in paid and volunteer capacities as minster to children, youth, college students, graduate students, families, and music as well as serving as consultant, counselor and preacher. 

Jill writes, "I am thrilled to join with TXBWIM as we work together to affirm, advocate for and celebrate Baptist women in ministry across the sate of Texas. As a native of this state and a Baptist from birth, I am inspired by the work that TXBWIM is already doing and am looking forward to connecting with the women and men of TXBWIM as we move into the future together."


Linda Wilkerson

Board Chair

 Linda is the senior Pastor Emeritus of Bill Harrod Memorial Baptist Church and is also a retired ACPE Educator.


Anyra Cano

Board Member & Coordinator Emeritus

Anyra serves as the Outreach and Programs Director at Fellowship Southwest as well as on the pastoral team at Iglesia Bautista Victoria en Cristo in Fort Worth.

Judy Phariss Collins

Board Member

Judy is a Retired Director of Chaplaincy.  She attends The Crossing Church in Mesquite.


Aisha Davis

Board Member

Aisha is the Partner Success Manager for Fuller Theological Seminary.  She attends Lighthouse Church of Houston.

Anita Greene

Board Member

Anita is the Executive Pastor of Fellowship Church of Texas.


Mariah Humphries

Board Member

Mariah is the Director of Parachurch Partnerships and Alumni Relations at Truett Seminary.  She also works with Be the Bridge as their Director of Marketing and Innovation.  She attends Park Lake Drive Baptist Church in Waco.

Cheryl Kimble

Board Member

Cheryl serves as the Senior Pastor of The Church at Highland Park in Austin.

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Abigail Manes

Board Member

Abby serves as the Children's & Family Minister of First Baptist Church in Muleshoe.

Jana Atkinson Morga

Board Member

Jana is the Student Minister at Woodland Baptist Church in San Antonio.

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Nataly Mora Sorenson

Board Member

Nataly is the Executive Director of the Gaston Christian Center in Dallas.  She attends Iglesia Bautista Getsemani Church in Fort Worth.

Isa Torres

Board Member

Isa serves as the Associate Director of Content Development for Buckner International.

Myles Werntz

Myles Werntz

Board Member

Myles is the Director of Baptist Studies at Abilene Christian University.  He attends First Baptist Church. 

Itzayana Aguirre


Itzayana serves as the Digital Fundraising Specialist for Cook Children's Health Foundation.  She attends church at Iglesia Bautista Victoria en Cristo in Forth Worth.

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