Administrative Staff


Lynelle Hanley | Ministry and Facilities Director


She serves as an ordained Elder and a Ministry Advisor over the following areas: Greeters Ministry, Guest Services, Intercessory Prayer Ministry, New Member Orientation Ministry, Resource Center, and Usher Ministry.

Hometown: Native of Roanoke, VA

Graduate of William Fleming High School in Roanoke, VA

Graduate of Emory and Henry College; Double Major in Business Economics and Sociology

Worked for Full Gospel Baptist Church Fellowship, U.S. Dept of Army, Blue Cross and Blue Shield, Fifth Planning District (State of VA)

Member and Employee of Spirit of Life Church International since its inception in 1995


Nikihia Payne | Executive Assistant to Pastor Barbara Thomas | Finance & Operations Director
 


She serves as an ordained Minister and a Ministry Advisor over the following areas: Media Services (Video & Audio).

Hometown: Native of Roanoke, VA

Graduate of William Fleming High School in Roanoke, VA with an Advanced Studies Diploma

Graduate of Radford University; Bachelor of Science in Business Administration

Worked for First Union National Bank as an encoder for 5 years

Member of Spirit of Life Church International since its inception in 1995; Hired on Staff 2002


Kayla Thomas | Data Entry Director & Website Manager

 

Hometown: Roanoke, VA
 
Graduate of William Byrd High School in Vinton, VA with an Advanced Diploma

Graduate of James Madison University: Bachelor of Science in Communication Studies; Minor in Religion Studies

Worked in retail for 3 years as well as a claims technician and customer service representative at VACORP: Risk Management Programs for 1 year
 
Member of: Spirit of Life Church International since its inception, Hired on Staff 2014