ABOUT OUR ORGANIZATION

Ministers of Economic Development of Central Louisiana (MOED) is committed to building the foundation for a stronger, economically empowered community through a faith-based strategic focus on education, entrepreneurship, job creation, workforce development, and housing.

LEADERSHIP

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The Small and Emerging Business Development (SEBD) Roundtables provide business owners with the opportunity to improve leadership skills, sharpen decision-making abilities and build lasting relationships through peer-to-peer learning. SEBD Roundtables bring together 15-18 small and emerging business owners from SEBD certified businesses for 10 monthly roundtable meetings over the course of a year to share challenges and learn from the experiences of their peers.  Submit your information bellow to begin you certification as a Rondtable member.

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Courses

How to Create an Effective Marketing Plan

How to Create an Effective Marketing Plan is a course designed to help small business owners acquire knowledge and tools to assist them in creating solid and effective marketing strategies to best position their business for optimal growth. Upon completion of this course, participants will have created their individual marketing plan.

 

How to Create an Effective Marketing Plan

Date: Thursday, March 1, 2018

Time: 8:00AM-12:00pm

Where: Central Louisiana Business Incubator, 1501 Wimbledon Blvd. Alexandria, LA

 

Cost: $50

 

Host: Louisiana Economic Development’s Small and Emerging Business Development Program (SEBD)

Registration requirements: Participants must be SEBD certified. (www.MOEDcla.org)

Additional Information, please call, SEBD Program Administrator (318-442-3593)

Instructor: Cindy A. Cespiva, CAC Marketing Consulting Group

Registration Fee

50

00

 

President

Vice President

Secretary

ER Coordinator

SEBD Administrator

Records Keeper

Legal Advisor

Accountant

REV.JOE GREEN

Education

• United Theological Bible College: B.TH, M.RE, M.TH, DD, D.H.C.

• Dominican College, Racine, WI

• Southern University, BS Engineering

 

Memberships & Boards

• Rapides Station Community Ministries, Inc., Founder

• St. John Mason 33°

• Ministerial Alliance, Past President

• Retired U.S. Army

• Commissioner Rapides Parish Housing Authority

 

 

REV. FRANK JACKSON

FRANK J. JACKSON was ordained by Pastor Albert Sykes Jr.  of Mt. Pilgrim Rest Missionary Baptist Church, Colfax, LA in 1980.  He became licensed to preach in September of 1987.  Pastor Jackson currently serves as Senior Pastor of St. Matthew Baptist Church in Boyce, LA., where he is committed to the vision that St. Matthew be “a place where all can find salvation, love, acceptance, guidance, and encouragement to execute God's Perfect Plan for your life!"

Rev. William Dearbone

 BAPTIST CHURCH

EDUCATION

M. S.            Curriculum & Instruction (Construction Technology), University of Houston (1975)

B.S.              Secondary Ed. (Industrial Arts & Technology), Grambling State University (1972)

Certificate    Louisiana Teaching--Secondary Education (1972)

Certificate    School & Building Safety Assessment, Safe Schools America, Inc.  (2000)

 

 

Rev. W. James Dunkley

BAPTIST CHURCH

 U.S. SBA District Woman-Owned Business Person of the Year Award (2014) Louisiana Economic Development SEBD Intermediary of the Year Award (2014)

 

 President and Commissioner of the Alexandria Regional Port Authority (2009-2014)

 

 Member, Board of Directors, Christus Health Central LA (includes St. Frances Cabrini Hospital of Alexandria, St. Joseph’s Home and Assisted Living of Monroe, Natchitoches Parish Hospital, and Coushatta Health Care Center) (2003-2012)

 

 1st Member from CHRISTUS Health Central LA Board of Directors to be selected as a Member of the CHRISTUS Health HR Committee

 

 Assessment administrator for SAGE; LA sole source provider of SAGE products.

 

 Founder and Past President of the Central Louisiana Business League and Past Chair, Board of Directors

 

 Recipient of the LA Shining Star Award in area of Entrepreneurial Achievement presented

 

Dr. Moselle A. Dearbone

 BAPTIST CHURCH

Mike Johnson, J.D

Attorney

Louisiana College, B.S. (Public Administration) 1981

Southern University School of Law - Cum Laude 1984

- admitted to practice law - 1984

Louisiana Bar Association

American Bar Association

Alexandria Bar Association

Louisiana Association of Defense Counsel

Defense Research Institute

International Association of Defense Counsel

Education Law Association

Louisiana State Bar Association - Board of Governors 2004

Admitted to practice in Eastern and Middle Districts of  Federal Court

 

 

Ministers of Economic Development

Providing the Foundation of Spiritual Leadership and Guidance for Positive and Sustained Economic Change

 

"A HELP HOPE AND HEALING MINISTRY"

CONTACT US

Johnie Varnado,

SEBD Program Administrator

Phone Number: 442-3593

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