Dr. Shirley Reed is President of the Women’s Missionary Society of the African Methodist Episcopal Church. She is former vice president of the Washington Conference Branch of the Women’s Missionary Society and has served in the Women’s Missionary Society for more than 34 years. Reed is a member of the Tullie Quinn Missionary Society and is Second Episcopal District commissioner of the Debutantes and Masters Dedication program. She is the author of Missions in Action, is a retreat and seminar consultant, and is a longtime Bread for the World supporter. She is African Methodist Episcopal.