Meet Our Team

Deborah Hannah Ministries / Board of Directors

Min. Deborah Hannah

Minister Deborah Hannah is the founder and holds the position of president of Deborah Hannah Ministries Inc. Her duties are spelled out in our by-laws, and include presiding and leading meetings of our board of directors, voting on board decisions, and participating in fundraisers. Minister Hannah serves as a licensed and ordained minister at the Ark of Safety Christian Church in St. Charles, MO. and has formally served as a leader for the praise and worship team, intercessory prayer and ASCC church choir. Minister Hannah holds a dual degree; Master of Science in Education for School and Agency Counseling and is currently a school counselor at E. St. Louis School District where she holds several leadership roles. She is also a gospel recording artist and author. Minister Hannah has a passion for helping others find their purpose in life and sharing the gospel of Jesus Christ her Lord and Savior.


Beverly Coleman

Beverly Coleman is the treasurer and board member of Deborah Hannah Ministries board of directors. Her duties are outlined in the by-laws and include attending board meetings, voting on board decisions and participating in fundraisers. She is also responsible for overseeing the organization’s accounting books. Beverly currently works as a Southern Illinois Territory Supervisor for Security Finance overseeing nine regional branches. She has been married to her husband, Don Coleman, for 34 years, they have one son and 3 grandchildren. Beverly is an active member of the Mt. Sinai Missionary Baptist Church, currently serving as the director of the Women's Ministry and Intercessory Prayer team. Beverly is also an avid bowler where she has served as the secretary/treasurer of her league for over 10 years. She also has a passion for the youth and seniors and is excited when she actively meets the needs of people to push forward the Kingdom Agenda.

Kyra Hannah

Kyra Hannah

Kyra Hannah currently serves as a member of the board of directors with Deborah Hannah Ministries. While attending Murray State University as a full time student, Kyra held three managerial positions in marketing and media, and remained social chair for Gamma Sigma Sigma service sorority for 3 years in a row, before graduating with a Bachelors in Business Administration. Her ability to connect with the public in and out of production has shaped organizations' ability to fully produce a prolific marketing strategy, and provide donors with a welcoming and trusting experience with our team. Acting as a vital partner in production, Kyra is the visual liaison between community and ministry ensuring every need is met for all parties.

Tammy Minor

Mrs. Tammy Minor works in the field of Health Information Management specializing in Customer Relations. She previously tenured 18 years at the Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis where she held an executive position in Medical Office Administration. She is also the founder of One Accord Family Ministries, a faith-based support group focused on the growth, development and rebuilding of relationships to aid in restoring the integrity of the God-ordained family structure. In addition, she is a wife and mother of two children, caregiver and an avid mentor to young ladies. Mrs. Minor holds the position of Assistant Vice President in the organization and will perform her duties as outlined in the by-laws. She will volunteer her time yearly as needed (approximately 10 hours per year).

Min. Mary Hopkins

Minister Mary Hopkins is a licensed ordained minister at The Ark Of Safety Christian Church. She has served as a minister for approximately 5 years. She also serves as captain of the Ark of Safety Dance Ministry. Minister Hopkins is currently in the position of a certified paraprofessional and sub teacher for children 3-5 years old with disabilities. She also holds the position as the organization recording secretary. Her duties are spelled out in the by-laws and includes, attending meetings of our board of directors, and voting on board decisions. She is responsible for the minute meetings, corporate book and corporate seals, and ensures that all board members are kept apprised of the next board meeting time. Minister Hopkins will volunteer her time (approximately 10 hours per year) and does not receive compensation for her services.

Ketra Sims

Mrs. Ketra Sims is a volunteer director. She is an associate of a financial investment firm and has earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Administration with an Associate degree in Marketing. She is also a Christian comedian who loves to minister to people through laughter. She holds the position of board member and her duties are spelled out in the by-laws and include attending meetings of our board of directors, voting on board decisions, and participating in fundraisers. She will volunteer her time as needed. She does not receive compensation for her services.