NEW BORN FELLOWSHIP
Dr. Perdita Marcel Meeks is a national motivational preacher & conference speaker. She is a CEO, author, en- trepreneur, and wife since1981. She is the mother of five beautiful children, and grandmother of eight. Dr. Perdita serves as the Assistant Pastor with her husband, Dr. Warren E Meeks Sr. Senior Pastor of New Born Fellow- ship Ministries founded in 1992. As the Executive Direc- tor of Ministry Affairs, she has been called to Building People of Power, Purpose and Praise. She is the founder of Covenant Women’s Ministry, where she imparts and empowers biblical truths by conducting bi-monthly work- shops and mentoring women in balancing a victorious life at home, marriage, children and business.
Teaching people to look beyond their environment and believing that “ all things are possible through Faith” is how Dr.Perdita lives her life daily.Dr. Perdita received her honorary doctoral de- gree from St. Thomas Christian University College located in Jacksonville, Florida in 2009.
She is the Executive Director of Nehemiah Restoration Inc. created in 2005 to empower our community through information knowledge and economic development. Her organization offers classes such as financial management and home economics workshops. The Nehemiah Resto- ration housing division provides beautiful and affordable housing , along with transportation for single Mothers. Through her annual Winter Fur & Fashion Show, Dr.Perdita supports Women’s Health Care & Domestic violence. Passionately creating a platform where women are empow- ered through fashion.
Perdita has been in the beauty industry since 1983 as a professional hair designer, and operates Marcel’s Salon as well as an online store Marcelsbundels.com, now located at 26 Bastian Street, Rochester, New York. She was a national platform artist and award winning hair designer; win- ning 1st place in the International Beauty Show New York City and Bronner Brother’s Hair Show Atlanta GA. Perdita modeled professionally and nationally for the Jet Magazine for 4 consecutive years; also appearing on the Oprah Winfrey show in 2005. At the age of 40 years she placed 2nd runner up in the Mrs. New York Beauty pageant, winning 1st place as Rochester Beauty and 1st place for Mrs. Personality in 2010.
Dr. Perdita is the author of several life-changing books, “A Women’s Tool for Self Empowerment,” “Organize Your Life for Success,” and “365 Days of Empowerment. “The Power of Thanks” and “The Boss Women“ (New Books) releasing in 2019 . Through her books and daily blog entitled “Empowering Women with Dr. Perdita” she shares her wisdom and “golden nuggets” on how to excel in life. With a variety of topics including: healthy eating, weight loss, maintaining a positive self-image, business smarts, relationships, family and faith.
Empowering people to a lifestyle of faith.