Debra Elaine Wideman | Director of Finance/Admin

Debra is a native of Huntington, New York.  She has worked for Citibank (Citigroup) for 23 years in NY, MD, and DC in the financial sector ending her career at Citibank as the Credit Controller for the Credit Card Finance Unit.  Debra switched gears and worked as the Executive Church Administrator at Mount Pisgah A.M.E. Church in Columbia, MD for 8 years. She launched her own business, “Joyful Jubilee”, serving small and midsize churches with financial and administrative services. Debra moved to the Charlotte area in 2005 and has a long history of community service in the nonprofit arena.  Debra has volunteered on behalf of battered women in Charlotte by serving on the Charlotte Mecklenburg Domestic Violence Advisory Board, the Domestic Violence Interfaith Committee, the board of Beauty For Ashes Ministry and as a member of the Executive Board of Pearls for Creative Healing, a nonprofit organization that raises the awareness of domestic violence and provides a platform for healing through the arts.