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Vanessa Pettway

Introducing Minister Vanessa Pettway, a remarkable individual who excels in various domains. As a licensed and ordained minister of the Gospel, she passionately shares the Word of God as an evangelist, psalmist, and conference speaker across the United States, Europe, and Africa. Alongside her husband of thirty years, Mark Pettway, she co-founded Abundant Life Music Ministry, an Evangelistic Music Ministry and Recording Choir, in 1991.


Minister Vanessa's expertise extends beyond her ministry work. In the Pharmaceutical Industry, she is a highly skilled business strategist, coach, and analyst. She holds two Bachelor's Degrees in Biochemistry and Nuclear Medicine Technology from the University of Alabama at Birmingham. Additionally, she earned a Master's of Business Administration degree from the University of Alabama at Tuscaloosa, graduating Summa Cum Laude.


Beyond her professional accomplishments, Minister Vanessa is happily married to Sheriff Mark Pettway, and they have two daughters and a son-in-love. Her joy comes from international travel and foreign missions, where she spreads the Gospel of Jesus Christ. Minister Vanessa is dedicated to fulfilling her mission and inspiring others to do the same through Abundant Life Music Ministry, believing in the "Abundant Life" that God has given through faith in His Word.


However, Minister Vanessa's impact goes even further. As the CEO & Founder of Go Manifest LLC, a Christian-based career coaching firm, she empowers individuals to unlock their potential and achieve their professional goals. In 2021, she added "author" to her list of accomplishments with the release of her first book, the Go Manifest 30-Day Challenge.


Minister Vanessa is actively involved in various organizations, including Omicron Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated and The Links, Incorporated, a prestigious service organization dedicated to uplifting communities. She also serves as a valuable member of the Board of Directors for The Lovelady Center, STAIR of Birmingham, and Samford University School of Business. Her commitment to service and ability to excel in multiple domains exemplify her as an inspiring and influential figure.

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