pastor angela beard

Our Co-Visionary of New Direction Church


Pastor Angela M. Beard is a teacher, mentor, and intercessor. She is most noted for her practical and powerful teaching style. As a mentor to many she is considered a modern day Naomi. Pastor Angela has spent nearly twenty years supporting her husband in leadership, church planting, discipleship, and business. Pastor Angela is a prophetic voice and a "virtuous women".  


Pastor Angela carries many accomplishments. She has nearly fifteen years of leadership, ministry, and business background. She has been teaching and preaching since 2000. She is an Ordained Elder, Licensed Pastor, and Co-Founder of New Direction Church International. Pastor Angela is also the Founder of Angela Beard Ministries; Partner of Beard Enterprises International; and Vanderbilt Peabody College Grants Manager 


Angela Beard is currently pursuing a Ph.D. in Organization & Business at Capella University. Angela carries a Master of Business Administration from Bethel University and a Bachelors of Organizational Leadership from Middle Tennessee State University.  


Pastor Angela is a family woman. She has raised four children as a virtuous mother. She is the supportive wife of Apostle Jerrell Beard for over twenty-four years.