Rev. Dr. Michelle Kelly McQueen-Williams
Quioccasin is proud to have Dr. McQueen-Williams deliver the sermon for our special Deacon, Deaconess, and Trustee Day celebration on October 18, 2020.
During her career as a professional educator, Reverend Dr. Michelle Kelly McQueen-Williams has shown a deep concern for the educational, social, and emotional well-being of the children she has encountered as a teacher, assistant principal, and elementary principal for Henrico County Public schools. She was named the first principal of Harvie Elementary, the 45th and most recent elementary school to be opened in Eastern Henrico County, Virginia. She recently retired as the Director of Elementary Education in Henrico County Public Schools. Now an educational consultant, she currently serves as an adjunct faculty member at Virginia Union University and a university supervisor at the University of Richmond.
Michelle is a product of the Richmond Public School System and holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Journalism from Virginia Union University, where she was crowned Miss Virginia Union University. Additionally, she holds a master’s and Ph.D. in Educational Leadership from Virginia Commonwealth University. She also attained the certificate of completion from Virginia Tech’s Aspiring Superintendent’s program. Dr. McQueen –Williams graduated with honors from the Samuel Dewitt Proctor School of Theology at Virginia Union University, with her Master of Divinity and is now matriculating in the Doctor of Ministry program there. Licensed and ordained, she currently serves as an Associate Minister at the First Baptist Church of South Richmond where the Reverend Drs. Dwight C. and Derik E. Jones are the pastors. Civic minded, she seeks to motivates, empower, and inspire all with whom she comes in contact.