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Natalie Gonzalez

Natalie Gonzalez

Senior Pastor
Kittrell

Summary

Goal-oriented professional well-versed in operational practices and regulatory requirements in many different environments. Skilled leader and analytical problem-solver well-versed in budget planning, staff oversight and program management. Skillfully use relationship-building talents and diplomatic communication style to forge long-lasting connections.

Overview

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Language
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Certification
4
4
years of post-secondary education
7
7
years of professional experience

Work History

Senior Pastor

North Carolina Conference Of The United Methodist
2018-07 - Current
  • Provided crisis response and counseling to church members.
  • Coordinated and spearheaded programs to increase church members' service throughout community.
  • Planned and conducted worship services, wrote sermons and worked with key church leaders to carry out church mission.
  • Raised congregational awareness of needs and contributions of youth to church life and operations.
  • Led programs such as worship, study, fellowship and service opportunities.
  • Provided spiritual care through visitation, counseling and prayer.
  • Oversaw administration and yearly budget
  • Officiated special services such as weddings, funerals, baptisms and nursing home services.
  • Provided spiritual and administrative leadership to church, including managing daily operations, developing and administering annual budget, delivering compassionate pastoral care to community and leading worship services, ordinances, funerals and weddings.
  • Partnered with city officials, non-profit resource organizations, civic groups and members of public for outreach to at-risk children.
  • Community outreach and engagement
  • Fundraising
  • Grant Writing - Gained familiarity with organization's operational and financial challenges and opportunities to improve grant writing knowledge base.
  • Wrote, reviewed and edited proposals for grants, gifts and contracts.
  • Secured $21,150 in grant money for missions outreach in the community.

Site Coordinator for ESL

First United Methodist Church
2016-01 - 2018-06
  • Collaborated on strategies to enhance student learning alongside teaching staff.
  • Worked with Hispanic/Latino students to help have better communication with Instructor.
  • Help plan and over see child care for students of ESL program
  • Plan events for ESL students and their children
  • Meal planning for child care
  • Assist ESL students as a translator when needed

Assistant Director of Ministry Outreach

La Estrella Resplandeciente
2015-09 - 2017-11
  • Taught and counseled youth ages 6 to18 years of age.
  • Planned weekly groups as well as special events and overnight retreats.
  • Facilitated community outreach programs, including guidance programs focused on helping middle school students prepare for college or vocational education opportunities.
  • Led programs such as worship, study, fellowship and service opportunities.
  • Created and updated physical records and digital files to maintain current, accurate and compliant documentation.
  • Worked closely with manager to provide effective assistance for specific aspects of business operation.

Education

High School Diploma

Berkmar High School
1990-08 - 1994-06

Skills

Project organization

Team management

Problem resolution

Public speaking

Fluent in Spanish

Cultural expertise

Relationship development

Logistics coordination

Writing Skills

Languages

Spanish

Work Availability

monday
tuesday
wednesday
thursday
friday
saturday
sunday
morning
afternoon
evening
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Certification

Pastoral license

2018-07

Quote

The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing.
Walt Disney

Timeline

Senior Pastor

North Carolina Conference Of The United Methodist
2018-07 - Current

Pastoral license

2018-07

Site Coordinator for ESL

First United Methodist Church
2016-01 - 2018-06

Assistant Director of Ministry Outreach

La Estrella Resplandeciente
2015-09 - 2017-11

High School Diploma

Berkmar High School
1990-08 - 1994-06
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