Rev. Dr. Ronald L. Slaughter, I
The Office of the Pastor and CEO
The Pastor/CEO of Saint James AME Church is responsible for overseeing the operations and daily administration of the largest African Methodist Episcopal Church in the State of New Jersey.
The Executive Assistant assists in maintaining order in the operations, ministry, and administrative aspects of the Pastor/CEO, while managing the administrative workflow of the Pastor/CEO’s top three areas of priority: preaching/teaching preparation, leadership, and pastoral care.
Sis. Alison L. Nettles,
Executive Assistant to Pastor Ronald L. Slaughter
973-622-1344, Ext. 114
The Business Manager is responsible for achieving the church’s financial goals. The Business Manager is responsible for reporting accurate information about the church’s financial performance in a timely manner. The Business Manager must ensure that record-keeping and financial reporting procedures are compliant with all regulations that apply to the church entity.
Rev. Pamela Ringold
973-622-1344, Ext. 119
The Office Manager is responsible for managing the administrative and clerical operations of Saint James in addition to handling the ever-changing needs of this thriving congregation as well. The Office Manager is also committed to supporting the vision and mission of the church by continually upgrading the level of services provided to members, partners, friends, and visitors.
973-622-1344, Ext. 124
Facilities Manager/Maintenance Operations
The Maintenance Staff, under the direction of our Facilities Manager, repairs, maintains, cleans, and at times secures the church’s properties. The maintenance staff works diligently to support the ministries of the church by preparing the facilities for worship and ministry activities.
Sis. Barbara Carter
973-622-1344, Ext. 116
Bro. Gerard Williams
Sis. Melissa Harris
Marketing and Communications Specialist
Rev. Kim Irby
Data Management Specialist (Contributions and Membership Database)
973-622-1344, Ext. 111
Sis. Phyllis Ossai
Media Specialist (Live-streaming and archival of worship experiences and special events)
973-622-1344, Ext. 118