Global Ministries

The United Methodist Church

Connecting the Church in Mission

Communications, the Advance & Fundraising

Communications, The Advance and Fundraising is committed to creating resources, sharing stories, and securing financial resources to connect the church in God’s mission.

The Advance is an accountable, designated giving arm of The United Methodist Church that ensures 100 percent of each gift is used for its intended mission or ministry.The development department secures funding for priority mission emphases within Global Ministries and UMCOR by cultivating new and existing individual donors for both planned and major gift support.

Utilizing multimedia tools, the communications department develops and implements clear, consistent, and engaging strategies that enhance the church’s understanding of global mission.


General Board of Global Ministries
The United Methodist Church
458 Ponce De Leon Ave, NE
Atlanta, GA 30308
Phone 404-460-7575

Mary Andreolli
Exec Dir - Communications

Parri Barnes
Coordinator

Christie House
Editor/New World Outlook Staff Writer

Joy Kitanga
Program Area Liaison

Cynthia Mack
Digital Media Producer

Yvonne Njoroge
Digital Media Producer

David Quansah
Donor & Community Relations Coordinator

Sonya Ramian
Director, Business Development

Andrea Ramprashad
Advance Project Communications Specialist

Donald Reasoner
Director, Interpretation Services

Elaine Schwartz
Sr. Operations Associate

Jennifer Silver
Videographer

Alysha Thompson
Digital Media Producer

Winsome Wright
Gift Administrator