Biography

DSC_0383 2-2First Lady Darlene Brantley is a native of Ohio, born and educated in Youngstown. In addition to her role of First Lady, she is the Chief Financial Officer and Executive Administrator of Administrative Affairs, and Director of the Women’s Ministry of Zion Pentecostal Church of Christ.

First Lady Brantley is committed to the ministry of hospitality and helps. She loves visiting the sick and sending cards and correspondence to encourage God’s people. Her personal passion encompasses prayer, praise and worship, and ministering with souls.

First Lady Brantley is experienced in finance administration and accounting. She is also proficient in registration administration for conference and convention services. First Lady Brantley is a passionate student of God’s Word and a knowledgeable and inspirational speaker.

First Lady Brantley is committed to supporting her husband, Bishop C. Wayne Brantley, and to sustaining the vision and ministry of Zion. She also serves as Advisor to the Sacred Dance Ministry of Zion, as a member of the Steering Committee for the Holy Ghost Explosion (an annual evangelism initiative), and she assists with programming for ADONAI University of Christ.

First Lady Brantley is a woman of gracious humility, hospitality and grace, with a servant’s heart. She and Pastor Brantley are the proud parents of three children, Carlene, Christopher and Cameron and the adoring grandparents of one grandson, Brandon. They reside in Solon, Ohio.