Reverend Anna E. Mosby, MBA, MDiv
The Reverend Anna E. Mosby is a 3rd generation AME and native of Lincoln, Nebraska. She holds a Bachelor of Business Administration (cum laude), with a concentration in Finance, from the University of the District of Columbia; a Master of Business Administration from Loyola University; and a Master of Divinity (with honors) from the Howard University School of Divinity. Reverend Mosby currently serves as the Senior Pastor of St. Jude AME Church in Germantown, Maryland.
Reverend Mosby accepted God’s call to the vocation of ministry while at Hemingway Memorial AME Church (District Heights, Maryland), under the leadership of her father in ministry, the late Reverend Dr. William Robert Porter. While at Hemingway Memorial, Reverend Mosby served as an Associate Minister and the Minister to Women. She coordinated numerous women’s weekend retreats, revivals, and monthly fellowships; facilitated workshops; and empowered all to excel through the power of Jesus Christ, and to love themselves and others.
She also served on the Ministerial Staff at Union Bethel AME Church, (Brandywine, Maryland) under the pastoral leadership of her spiritual father, the (now) Bishop Harry L. Seawright. While at Union Bethel, she served as Coordinator of Union Bethel’s second location (Union Bethel North), with responsibility for Sunday worship services and weekly Bible Study sessions. She also led the Financial Literacy Ministry and worked with the Campaign of Grace and Glory Building Ministry.
Pastor Mosby is active in church and community. She is the President of the 2nd Episcopal District AME Women in Ministry, providing leadership to over 900 female clergy serving in AME churches across Maryland, Virginia, North Carolina and the District of Columbia. She is also CEO of Anna Mosby Consulting, which focuses on developing leaders through individual coaching, group training and boot camp intensives. Her corporate experience includes holding senior management positions in several national consulting organizations. She has successfully managed multiple projects for state and local government agencies; conducted training; recommended and implemented best practices; and supervised project staff, often remotely. She also served as Investment Manager for the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (METRO), providing daily oversight and responsibility of a $500 million investment portfolio.
Reverend Anna is the Best Selling Author of “Dear Fear, 20 Powerful Lessons on Living Your Best Life on the Other Side of Fear”. She is a member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., and also currently serves as a Board Member of the Collective Empowerment Group, Inc. of Prince Georges County (Maryland).
Pastor Mosby is the proud mother of two daughters and one son-in-love, and grandmother of four. Throughout her journey of life and ministry, Pastor Mosby has relied on one of her favorite passages of Scripture, “Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and lean not to your own understanding, in all your ways acknowledge Him and He shall direct your paths” (Proverbs 3:5-6).