Jacqueline Williams was born and raised in Trinidad and Tobago. Moving to New York City at the age of 18, she attended Bronx Community College where she received an Associate’s Degree in Accounting and went on to receive a BBA from Baruch College of the City University of New York. She worked as an accountant in a major law firm in the city before marrying her husband, Hugh. Jacqueline was blessed to travel the world with her husband who is now retired from the military. Married nearly 34 years, the Williams have 4 wonderful adult children.
Jacqueline obtained a Masters of Divinity from Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary in 2015 where she was awarded the Donald Capp Pastoral Care award. She completed 8 units of Clinical Pastoral Education and worked as a chaplain at Baptist and the University Hospitals in San Antonio. She currently ministers to the youth at the Bexar County Juvenile Detention Center. Jacqueline works as a Substitute Teacher with the North East Independent School District while pursuing her destiny to one day open a wellness center for young people. It will be a safe place where young people can come to receive healing, in their spirit, mind, and body from the wounds of life. Thus, enabling them to move forward in life and become all what God has called them to be. She is also currently working on writing her first book in the area of grief and loss. Jacqueline has two passions one is to minister to leaders helping them to be emotionally healthy in ministry and the other is to minister to young people. Her journey in life has taught her compassion.
Jacqueline is an Ordained Elder at the New Creation Christian Fellowship Church in San Antonio under the leadership of Bishop David Michael Copeland and Pastor Emerita Claudette Anderson Copleand. She loves God and people.