Meet the Staff
Rev. Tammy Watson
Rev. Watson answered her call to the ministry in 2006. Rev. Watson is a graduate of Columbus State University, Mercer University, Georgia State University and Liberty University. Rev. Watson is married to Steven Jay Watson and has two daughters.
Rev. Sandra Pace
Director of Ministries
Rev. Pace answered her call to the ministry in 2011 and was ordained as a local Deacon in the AME church in May 2013. Rev. Pace began serving as the Director of Ministries in 2007. Rev. Pace is Married to Gregory William Pace and they have two daughters Courtney and Kristen. Rev. Pace is a graduate of Liberty University.
Rev. Danielle K. Hodge
Executive Administrative Assistant/Director of Youth and Young Adult Ministries
Rev. Hodge answered her call to the ministry in 2012. Rev. Hodge began serving as the youth minister in 2015 and was ordained an itinerate elder in 2017. Rev. Hodge is married to Anthon W. Hodge, Jr. and has three children and five grandchildren. Rev. Hodge is a graduate of the University of Phoenix and Turner Theological Seminary at the Interdenominational Theological Center.
Rev. Michael Walker
Minister of Comfort & Care Ministry
Rev. Walker is a lifetime member of Allen Temple. He is an ordained local elder and is the leader of the Care & Comfort Ministry. Rev. Walker is married to Theresa Walker.
Rev. Gloria Penn
Rev. Penn is a graduate of Boston University and Vanderbilt University. Rev. Penn is married to Rev. Dr. John I Penn they have six children (one deceased) and nine grandchildren. Rev. Penn is a member of the Virtuous Women of Prayer and she teaches Sunday Morning Bible Study with her husband Dr. Penn.