Aleta Payne joined Faith & Leadership in November 2019. Aleta’s role as senior editor combines her experience in newspaper and magazine journalism with her work at faith-based nonprofits, including the North Carolina Council of Churches and Johnson Service Corps. She is a graduate of the University of Virginia and holds a certificate in nonprofit management from Duke. Aleta writes occasional commentary for the opinion pages of the News & Observer and the Charlotte Observer. She is a member of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church where she serves as a lay Eucharistic minister and is active with several of the parish’s outreach ministries.
In each episode of “Leading and Thriving in the Church,” Prince Rivers — pastor and editor of the Alban Weekly — sits down with some of the most innovative people he knows: scholars, executives, authors. Together they explore what it means to lead faithfully, effectively and sustainably in today’s church.
All six episodes of the first season are now available!